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Update from the team

Written by on July 6, 2015 in Uncategorized
Update from the team

We just went on the canopy tour- so fun and SO hot! Last night we had a furious thunder and lightning storm that lasted 2 hours. It was spectacular! We don’t see storms like that in the northwest On one of our last night’s we went to the 360 Youth Club which is made up  Read More…

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Mas Pintura and other battle cries…..

Written by on June 26, 2015 in Uncategorized
Mas Pintura and other battle cries…..

Once again the exceptional Go the Second Mile team is helping Funda Vida stay a beacon of color in an otherwise black and white world by helping completely repaint the community center in the Conception neighborhood. Long known for its drugs and violence Funda Vida’s center continues to give hope and real solutions to poverty  Read More…

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Getting ready for breakfast

Written by on June 22, 2015 in Uncategorized
Getting ready for breakfast

  The team left for Costa Rica Saturday night and arrived safely on Sunday afternoon after a long flight and Miami layover. Here they are having their first authentic local dinner at one of our friend’s home. Everyone is excited to begin working with the kids at Funda Vida bright and early Monday morning.  This  Read More…

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Thank you, sponsors!

Written by on June 17, 2015 in Uncategorized
Thank you, sponsors!

A huge thank you……. to our generous sponsors of the GO the Second Mile Bike team: 2B Accounting, Windermere Real Estate HKW, Coldwell Banker Danforth Real Estate, TEDouglas Corporation, Human Forge and Hagen’s Grocery Store The riders are  ramping up their training, riding 100-150 miles per week in anticipation of the 200 miles they will  Read More…

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Costa Rica!

Written by on June 8, 2015 in Uncategorized
Costa Rica!

Our team of volunteers is getting ready to travel to San Jose, Costa Rica. Our trip is June 20 – July 1; we’ll be volunteering with Funda Vida, a non-profit that runs community centers in three impoverished neighborhoods around San Jose. We’ll be painting, doing art projects with children, helping out at the youth clubs,  Read More…

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THANK YOU!

Written by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized
THANK YOU!

              Over $4700 was given to Help Kids See the Board! Thanks to YOU, our team of volunteers will hold a vision clinic and give away 200 pairs of glasses to children living in poverty. Our team will serve children in the impoverished community of Conception, near San Jose,  Read More…

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Help Kids See the Board

Written by on April 21, 2015 in Uncategorized
Help Kids See the Board

  Glasses to see the board in school are out of reach for many families living in poverty. With your help, GO the SECOND MILE volunteers can offer a simple vision test and give glasses to children and parents in Costa Rica this June.  We’re launching Help Kids See The Board, and our goal is to  Read More…

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RIDE WITH US!

Written by on April 21, 2015 in Uncategorized
RIDE WITH US!

…we’re riding as a team to help children fight poverty… Join the GO Bike Team for the RSVP2 (Seattle to Vancouver, B.C) August 15-16. All levels of riders can help raise $ for children. The team experience includes: Training rides Beautiful, scenic route Fabulous team dinner Celebration BBQ at the finish Cool cycling jersey HERE’S  Read More…

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Braking News! Bike ride sign-ups have begun!

Written by on March 6, 2015 in Uncategorized
Braking News! Bike ride sign-ups have begun!

Ride with us in the RSVP bike ride from Seattle to Vancouver. Get in shape, have fun, and raise $$ for women and children living in poverty. The ride is August 15 -16. Sign up TODAY for a spot on the team – they are going fast! email cathy@go2ndmile.org

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Costa Rica June 20 – July 1, 2015

Written by on March 6, 2015 in Uncategorized
Costa Rica June 20 – July 1, 2015

Volunteer with us in San Jose, Costa Rica! Work alongside children and help them break the cycle of poverty. Join our team for 10 days in this beautiful country – 7 days in San Jose, 3 days at a beach on the Pacific Coast. Join the team and change your life! Interested? Email lynn@go2ndmile.org

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