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Volunteering Opportunities with the LATA Foundation

We’re looking for dynamic, committed and creative people to join our Fundraising and Events Team at the LATA Foundation. We are all volunteers and give our time to raise as much money as possible for the amazing projects we support. The roles we undertake include fundraising, communications, donor relations, arranging events and finding sponsorship. 

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LATA Foundation celebrates Women’s Day

It is now widely accepted that ensuring opportunities for women not only helps them to achieve their potential, it also tackles some of the root causes of poverty and inequality - improving the lives of women, their dependents and the local community.

On International Women’s Day, the LATA Foundation is shining a spotlight on the women-focused projects in Latin America that we are proud to support.

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ENJOY THE GIFT OF GIVING – THE LATA FOUNDATION CREATES CHRISTMAS GIFT VOUCHERS FROM £5.00

While many people have suffered throughout the pandemic, the poorest areas of Latin America have been in crisis. The LATA Foundation, created to support grassroots initiatives in Latin America, has continued to provide ongoing support to a range of initiatives in the region, as well as providing urgent relief for those most-in-need via its emergency COVID appeal set up in March 2020.

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Autumn Projects Update

As October arrives the LATA Foundation team have been reflecting on our achievements and finalising our plans for the rest of the year. Thanks to our amazing donors and volunteers we have been able to support 14 projects in 10 Latin American countries during 2021. And, despite the continuing challenges of the pandemic all the projects have gone ahead as planned.

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LATA Foundation’s Projects for 2021

Below you will find more information about our fantastic projects, including our new project ‘El Rio Foundation’ in Colombia and exciting news from Rio de Janeiro-based Projeto Vidançar.

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Canning House partner with the LATA Foundation to provide emergency funds in response to Covid-19

UK based charity, Canning House, whose mission is to build relationships and understanding between the UK, Latin America, and Iberia, have chosen to partner with the LATA Foundation (latafoundation.org) to donate emergency funds to communities most-in-need in Latin America during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Unique Christmas gift ideas from the LATA Foundation

Christmas is a time for giving and there has never been a time when the communities in Latin America that rely so heavily on tourism have needed your help more.

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LATA Foundation Autumn News

In June 2020, the LATA Foundation set up its emergency Covid-19 appeal in a response to the devastating impact the global pandemic is having in Latin America. The appeal provides small grants to a range of charities and organisations that have been severely impacted as a result of the global pandemic.

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LATA Foundation will be attending LATA Expo 2020

We are delighted to announce that the LATA Foundation we will be attending LATA Expo 2020! We’ll be there to tell you all about the work we’ve been doing and how we can work together to support our projects in Latin America.

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LATA Foundation virtual quiz raises £577 for emergency Covid-19 appeal

A huge thank you to everyone who joined out first LATA Foundation virtual pub quiz last night. We were delighted to see a whole array of colourful Latin-American themed fancy dress and a great competitive spirit.

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