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Rob's Ramblings: Packing Donations for the Trip South

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We met some people at a local thrift store today who were looking at clothing and other items to donate during their first trip south, planned later this fall. Here are some ideas and comments from fellow Snowbirds who winter in Jaltemba Bay and other Mexican locations, who also donate time and resources while in Mexico. First, lets…

Donations for Vicky’s Dispensary are Desperately Needed

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PLEASE CLEAN OUT THOSE CLOSETS AND DRAWERS!!! Then bring everything to the very, very poor here in our area of Mexico. It is needed. Did you know a comb... a comb... is a luxury in a small mountain village! How many old pairs of glasses, reading, vision, out of prescription, do you have? Don't know what to do with them? Please bring them…

Nurse Vicky Visits Huichol Village for Christmas

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Vicky Flores and her helpers, Joe & Mary and Gary & Jerri, delivered 400 notebooks (200 from Ken & Mariam), 800 pencils, 425 toys, 120 barbie dolls (from Geri de Moss), 200 sharpeners, 200 erasers, 25 carpets with rings for children in 7th, 8th and 9th grades, 425 rulers, 100 boxes of crayons and 45 colored pencils, jackets,…

Donations for Vicky's Dispensary are Desperately Needed

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PLEASE CLEAN OUT THOSE CLOSETS AND DRAWERS!!! Then bring everything to the very, very poor here in our area of Mexico. It is needed. Did you know a comb... a comb... is a luxury in a small mountain village! How many old pairs of glasses, reading, vision, out of prescription, do you have? Don't know what to do with them? Please bring them…

Nurse Vicky's 2011 Annual Children's Christmas Party

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On December 16th, 2011 Nurse Vicky along with a large group of volunteers hosted a Christmas party for the children and families of the small community of San Isidro, north of Zacualapan. Over 120 people enjoyed a barbecue lunch of hamburgers and potato salad with all the fixings. The children – from babies to teens received a Christmas…