Bus 3: Saturday, December 3, 2011 El Faro & Los Angelitos Orphanage
Los Angeles, Irvine, San Diego Departures
Due to circumstances beyond our control,the EL FARO/LOS ANGELITOS bus has been cancelled. Please consider visiting one of our other orphanage on December 3 for the holidays: http://corazondevida.eventbrite.com/. We hope to visit EL FARO/LOS ANGELITOS on January 21, 2012. Please check the schedule to register.
Corazon de Vida Orphanage trip to the Casa Hogar El Faro & Los Angelitos Orphanage in Tijuana Mexico on Saturday, December 3, 2011. Pickup locations in Los Angeles at 5:30 AM, return approximately 7:30 PM, Irvine at 6:15 AM, return at approximately 5:30 PM & San Diego at 8:15 AM, return approximately 4:00 PM. There will be a break stop after the Irvine pickup.
CDV will provide lunch and craft activity.
This is our 9th annual Holiday Trip and Pledge Donation Drive. In addition to the $40.00 bus fee, we ask that all volunteers donate or fundraise at least $100.00 to help us feed the children after your visit. This is the best gift we can give the children. To help raise the donation, please consider creating your online pledge campaign by clicking HERE. An easy, fun, and proven way to raise funds to feed the kids.
ID Requirements: USA citizens MUST have a valid passport. Non USA citizens must have a passport, visa and proper forms for re-entry. Each volunteer is responsible for providing the proper ID to USA customs agent for USA return. For more information:
If you are under 18 years old and not travelling with a parent or guardian, you must complete a Parent Consent Form and fax to 949-296-0449. Click HERE for the form.
Trip Cost: $40.00 per person - includes transportation, lunch, craft project to share with the kids, and registration fees. Don't forget to also donate or raise at least $100.00.
CDV Child Sponsors at $62.50 per month are free. You are already making a difference in the lives of the children, but we also ask to help raise the $100.00.
Trip Fee is NON REFUNDABLE. If you need to cancel, CDV will use the fee as a donation to help us continue to feed and support the children.
Would You Like To Sponsor Lunch or Craft Project?: Lunch Sponsorship is $250, Craft $100. If interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
You are welcomed to bring supplies to the orphanage: Toilet Paper, Detergent, Bleach, Dish Soap, Mops, Brooms, Large Trash Bags, Toilet Paper, Diapers, Feminine Products, Baby Wipes, Pine Sol Type Cleaners, Toilet Paper, Large restaurant size cans of tuna, turkey, chicken, beef, tomatoes, apple sauce, fruit cocktail - Anything you buy at the store, multiply by 10 for an orphanage need. We can also use COSTCO GIFT CARDS. PLEASE, NO CANDY, USED CLOTHES OR USED SHOES.
BUS PICKUP LOCATIONS
LOS ANGELES PICKUP LOCATION: Pickup at 5:30 AM - Park & Ride lot off the 105 Freeway, Crenshaw exit. Going east on 105 from the 405 Fwy, exit on Crenshaw Blvd. Turn left at 120th Street, turn left into parking lot. Going west on 105 from the 110 Fwy, exit Crenshaw Blvd. Turn left on Crenshaw, turn right on 120th St, turn right into lot. Park & Ride lot is across the street from Hawthorne airport. Meet bus on left side of lot.
IRVINE: Pickup at 6:15 AM - 2062 Business Center Drive, Irvine 92612 - Park in rear.
SAN DIEGO: Pickup at 8:15 AM ~ 8:30 AM - Traveling either north or south on the 5 freeway in San Diego, exit the Clairemont/East Mission Bay ramp in Mission Bay. At the stop sign, turn left, heading west towards the bay. Turn right at the next street, Mission Bay Drive. Turn left next driveway where there is a Boat Ramp sign Park in spaces closest to Mission Bay Drive. Do not park in the middle spaces as they are for vehicles with trailers only.
Corazon de Vida Foundation
Mailing Address: 14252 Culver Drive, Suite A-800
Irvine, CA 92604
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Corazon de Vida Foundation
Founded by Hilda Pacheco-Taylor in 1994, Corazon de Vida (CDV) is committed to empowering and changing the lives of the orphaned and abandoned children in Baja. To learn more, please visit www.corazondevida.org Corazon de Vida is a 501 c3 nonprofit organization, tax id #33-0707788. All donations are tax exempt to the fullest extent of the law.