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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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Final push to support the Peruvian Porters

As we reach the final week of the #PERU25for25 challenge, we have been absolutely bowled over by the response to this campaign. On Monday 22 March, we reached an incredible milestone of £10,000 with 40 supporters participating in the challenge to walk or run 25 miles (the length of the Inca Trail) during the month of March to support out-of-work Inca Trail porters and their family with monthly essential food parcels.

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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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LATA FOUNDATION 25FOR 25 CHALLENGE

Today the LATA Foundation, LATA's charitable arm, has launched the PERU 25for25 Challenge to raise funds for out-of-work Inca Trail porters in Peru.

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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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