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Register for an Upcoming Project in Latin America!!
The following teams are still looking for members:
Dominican RepublicJanuary: 1/28/17-2/4/17 Carmine and Lawrence Team 1
February: 2/4/17-2/11/17 Carmine and Lawrence Team 2
March: 3/3/17-3/10/17 Helene’s Group
3/11/17-3/18/17 Cornwall Group
NicaraguaNI 01 17 - January 13 - January 27 - 30 seats available!
NI 02 17 - January 27 - February 12 - medical team - 15 seats available
NI 03 17 - February 10 - February 19 - FULL
NI 04 17 - February 16 - March 2 - farming team - 20 seats available
We are thankful to our wonderful 5000+ volunteers.
$ 17 000 000+ in donations.
Our mission is to give life.
Making a Difference One Life at a Time
We help through fundraising, sponsorship and volunteer efforts in conjunction with Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH) Friends of the Orphans Canada has helped to support projects at the NPH homes in Latin America and the Caribbean.
We are proud to assist over 3 500 children in our NPH homes
We facilitate sponsorships which provide direct financial assistance to the orphanage and enhance the childrens' lives with a loving connection outside the orphanage.
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Support our projects... We need you.
The project for 2014 was the Visitors Casa. Team members assisted with various smaller projects in the school, the visitors house, the children's home, the farm and the grounds. Learn More
Our first group of volunteers travelled to the home in the Dominican Republic in 2006. Learn More
Although there are no plans to send Fotocan volunteers to El Salvador in the near future, new sponsorships are always welcome. For more information call the Fotocan office.
Since 2001 FOTOCAN has been actively involved in the construction of a home just outside Parramos.Learn More
Phase 1 of the new perimeter wall on the property is finished. This project, at a cost of $90,000US. Learn More
Our first building trip to Honduras will take place from March 4 to March 18, 2016. Learn More
Although there are no plans to send Fotocan volunteers to Mexico in the near future, new sponsorships are always welcome. For more information call the Fotocan office.
Our first group of volunteers traveled to the site in 2010 to visit and re-introduce the Canadians to Nicaragua NPH after the volcano eruption. Learn More
Our first group of volunteers travelled to the Peru home in 2008 to build facilities for future volunteer groups including bathrooms and showers adjacent to the existing farmhouse on the property. Learn More
Become a Volunteer
The Friends International Volunteer Program sends qualified individuals, to support the staff and children living in the homes of Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos.
As a volunteer, you will: Impact children's lives. Play an integral role in the growing NPH family. Provide encouragement and support to those who need it most. Improve your Spanish, French or Creole skills. Live in and experience a foreign culture. Make friends with volunteers from around the world. Learn More.Click HERE to view the Travel Form