Fundación Corazón de Niña

How to Help


 

Time, Talent, Things and Treasure

Yes, Corazón de Niña is generally in need of everything!. You can find the specifics by type of need below. Our needs do change over time, however, so it is always best to contact us first before buying and bringing goods and supplies to Casa Corazón. We sure appreciate your interest. Thank you.

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Give Your Time
  • Do house maintenance
  • Garden
  • Shop
  • Fundraise
Give Your Talents
  • Help with established activities such as music, art, dance, yoga or handicrafts
  • Create an organic garden, landscaping and a fountain
  • Interact with and listen to our kids as a friend and mentor
  • Carry out house maintenance tasks
Give Your Things
  • Clothing
  • Food
  • Electronics
  • Furnishings
  • Health Supplies
  • Household Supplies
  • Major Items
  • Project Materials and Expertise
  • School Supplies
  • Toiletries
  • Tools
Give Your Money
  • Make a one-time or monthly donation
  • Raise funds among your friends and groups
Things Needed
Clothing
  • Flip-flops
  • Shorts — all kinda and sizes
  • Bathing suits — all kinda and sizes
  • Jeans — all kind and sizes
Electronics
  • Desktop computers
  • Printer paper
  • CD players for English homework and music
  • Clock radios with alarms
  • USB thumb drives
  • Tablets
  • Laptops
Food

Milk, Cheese (mozza),Sour Cream, Eggs, Mayo, Cottage cheese, Black beans, , Pinto beans, Flour, Sugar, Turkey, Ham, Chicken, Fish, Tostadas, Granola bars, Tomatoes, Canned corn, Jicama, Cucumber, Cilantro, Spinach, Oranges (big sack if possible), Jalapenos (pickled)

Furnishings
  • Bunk beds
  • Mattresses
  • Twin COTTON sheets
  • Light COTTON blankets
  • Pillows with cotton pillow cases
  • Tables and chairs
  • Large wall fans
Health Supplies
  • Vitamins (children and teens), omega, ginko biloba
  • Ibuprofen
Household Supplies
  • Liquid laundry soap (colors and whites)
  • Fabric softener
  • Floor cleaner
  • Bleach Dish soap
  • Kitchen garbage bags (white with ties)
  • Jumbo black garbage bags
  • Dish scrubbies (green ones)
  • Brooms
  • Mops
  • Napkins
  • Paper towels
  • Liquid hand soap
  • Saran wrap
  • Aluminum foil
  • Liquid hand soap dispensers
  • Candles for power outages
  • Blenders
  • Slow cooker (extra large)
  • Baking pans for bread and pizza (large)
  • Pasta maker
  • Food processor
  • Fabric of all kinds
Major Items
  • Another home to expand our operation
    • We need to grow… there are so many children living in high-risk situations here in Puerto Vallarta that have nowhere to go… in order to receive them we need larger accommodations or another home.
  • A 22+ passenger van
  • AC Generator
Project Materials and Expertise
  • Organic fruit and vegetable seeds for planting
  • Watering system
  • Shade structure
  • Raised beds
School Supplies
  • Musical instruments for the school band
  • Fiction and non-fiction books in Spanish (for children and youth)
  • Printer paper
  • Black, blue, red and green pens
  • Erasers
  • Scissors
  • Glue sticks
  • Liquid paper
  • White project paper (cartulina)
  • Black sharpies
  • Scotch tape
  • Sewing machines
  • Sewing supplies
  • Knitting wool
Toiletries
  • Toilet paper
  • Kotex (night and day)
  • Hair bands (black)
  • Nail polish remover
  • Make-up remover
  • Perfume
Tools
  • Electric drill/screwdriver
  • Skill saw

Staying in PV for a while?

If you stay in Puerto Vallarta for an extended period and you are interested in exploring how you might lend your services to Corazón, we suggest you drop by for a visit first and experience Corazón for yourself.

Can’t come but want to help?

If coming to Puerto Vallarta is not possible, yet you think you might wish to help, we suggest you take a bit of time to go through this website and familiarize yourself with us, then consider making a donation which you can do right here on this website (see Donate on the menu).

In short, we need YOU…

  • To join our community
  • To share our story with your families and friends
  • To contribute in any way you can

 

Construction workers stopping for la comida at Casa Corazón

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