Ecuador Education

Cotacachi High School Starts Soon: Will You Donate to Scholarship Program?

Cotacachi High School Starts Soon: Will You Donate to Scholarship Program?

Only 35% of Cotacachi elementary school graduates go on to high school.  The reason?  Parents don’t have enough money to send them.  How much does it cost to send a child to high school for one year???  Only $300, of which the parents are required to pay $100. UNORCAC, the […]

Cotacachi Indigenous Scholarship Luncheon for Recipients, Padrinos and Padrinas

Cotacachi Indigenous Scholarship Luncheon for Recipients, Padrinos and Padrinas

Cotacachi Scholarship Luncheon for Recipients, Padrinos and Padrinas Sponsors of the Cotacachi high school scholarship program got together for a luncheon with their students on Sunday at La Tourista Restaurant in Cotacachi. Six of the seven Cotacachi high school scholarship students had a chance to meet their sponsors, who are […]

View From the Roof: Organic Food Deliveries and New Scholarship Video

View From the Roof: Organic Food Deliveries and New Scholarship Video

Cotacachi organic food deliveries provide high quality food for Cotacachi expats. New video highlights how expats can donate in an effective manner to improve the qualify of life for all.

A View from the Roof – Let’s Build Bridges, not Walls

A View from the Roof – Let’s Build Bridges, not Walls

-By Gary Phillips- Even after traveling the world for more than 12 years, this is the first time I have been a part of an expat community.  Not only am I a part of it, we have been instrumental in the sale of homes and condos to a good number […]

A View from the Roof—Think Twice Before Throwing Away Your Money

A View from the Roof—Think Twice Before Throwing Away Your Money

-By Gary Phillips- A few years back, I saw a movie called, “The Gods Must be Crazy.”  A Coke bottle dropping from an airplane onto an African Bushman community wreaked havoc with their culture. So what do you think can happen when a swarm of North Americans swoop down on […]