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What your Christmas Gift donation can fund

Founded 13 years ago, the LATA Foundation ( is a grassroots charity that was set up by the Latin American Travel Association ( to support social and environmental projects throughout Latin America. The overarching aim is to give back to the continent through social and environmental projects that truly make a difference to the lives of Latin American people.

The LATA Foundation Mission

  • Conservation of the environment
  • Relief of poverty
  • Sustainable development, economic growth and regeneration
  • Promotion of ethical and responsible business practices

This year, your Christmas gift has gone towards helping people in desperate need in Latin America. If you would like to hear more about the LATA Foundation and keep up to date with our work, you can sign up to receive our newsletter HERE. 

Wishing you a Merry Christmas from the LATA Foundation.

Every penny of your gift will go towards funding the following:

A £5 gift can fund:

A £10 gift can fund:

A £20 gift can fund:

  • A first aid kit for a remote Afro-Colombian community supported by Children Change Colombia
  • Essential support for a low-income family by Condor Trust in Quito, with a month’s supply of emergency food and household supplies

A £35 gift can fund:

A £50 gift can fund:

  • The distribution of Peruvian Panettone Christmas cake to 20 families by Picaflor House in Peru
  • A month’s supply of emergency food and household supplies for 2 Inca Trail porters and their families

A £100 gift can fund:

  • One participant to join Xtraordinary Women’s Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs in Nicaragua, empowering local women and helping them out of poverty.
  • Provide a month’s PPE equipment for 5 Mayan Midwives operating in remote areas of Guatemala with Maya Midwifery International.