A Belizean birthday party on Goff's Caye

Caracol and the Mountain Pine Ridge in Belize: Bandits, mud, the Mayan capital and water falls

Speedboat cruise through the jungle to the Maya site Lamanai

Orange Walk, La Milpa and Chan Chich: Spiders, Snakes and Crocs

Garifuna Settlement Day 2011 in Hopkins, Belize

Tag Archives: fundraising

Update: Fundraiser for Marcelo

26. December 2011 at 01:03



Marcelo Operation ScarMarcelo Operation Scar

In September, we asked you to support us in supporting 13 year old Marcelo Choco. Marcelo had been diagnosed with brain cancer, the cancer had been removed but Marcelo was left in a situation where he and his parents didn’t know if the cancer had been completely eradicated. We collected donations to pay for the […]

Update: Fundraiser fuer Marcelo

26. December 2011 at 00:23



Marcelo Operation Scar

Im September, haben wir aufgerufen uns zu unterstuetzen dem 13jaehrigen Marcelo Choco zu helfen. Bei Marcelo wurde ein Hirntumor festgestellt; der Tumor wurde entfernt aber ihm und seines Eltern  konnte niemand sagen, ob der Krebs komplett entfernt und zerstoert wurde. Wir sammelten Spenden fuer die notwendigen Kernspin-Tomografie. Wir freuen uns Euch berichten zu koennen, dass wir […]

Fundraiser: MRI for Marcelo, 13yo from Silver Creek Village, Toledo, Belize

13. September 2011 at 18:26



Marcelo (center) needs your helpMarcelo (center) needs your help

German Version: Wir sammeln für Marcelo. Last weekend (9 Sept – 11 Sept 2011), we were invited to visit Toledo by our friends Marta and Rob Hirons. They have been living down in Big Fall Village for more than 10 years now, running the Lodge at Big Falls. On saturday, Rob drove us around the […]

Fundraising: No spend month

6. June 2011 at 14:01



When we started out, we declared april our no spend month. We got the inspiration from Rachel at the small notebook blog and have always wanted to try it. Now we did it, since we need to scrape together every penny for the trip we hoped this would help to boost our budget for Belize […]

Adopt us! Adoptiert uns!

27. April 2011 at 13:35



About a week ago, we received the biggest single personal donation yet. We decided a while back that we’re not going to publish the amounts donated, but only the sum of all donations. Every donation counts, no matter if its 5, 50 or 500 €. What makes this donation special is the way it was […]

Shirt Raffle -Unser letztes Hemd

20. April 2011 at 21:02



Over the last years, I accumulated a t-shirt collection of about 100 items. Where others buy souvenirs, I buy t-shirts. Now I’m going to Belize with a minimum of stuff and clothing to take. Most of the clothing will be either functional/outdoor wear or stuff fit for Caribbean weather (linen, etc.) In den letzten Jahren […]

Donations and beer / Spenden und Bier

16. April 2011 at 10:33



We are very happy to report that donations are starting to come in -via the website, offline and via bank transfers (saves the paypal fee). Die Spenden beginnen zu fließen – über die webseite, offline und via Überweisungen. We also received quite a few “substitute” donations. What’s that? April is no spend month which means […]

New posters / neue Poster!

13. April 2011 at 01:29



I just received 4 laminated A3 posters for the upcoming flea market and fundraising events. And best of all: the really cool printer dude didn’t charge me anything. After he read the posters, he deceided to donate them. How cool is that?! Habe gerade 4 laminierte A3 Poster bekommen für die noch folgenden Flohmärkte und […]