Fr. Jon Cortina Scholarship Program 2016

At A Glance  20 students at university Average GPA at university: 3.5 Equivalent 4,000 hours of community service completed by scholars yearly Total cost for all students’ education: $32,000 93% yearly retention of students at university Stories of Success: Our first graduating class In 2017, the Cortina Programwill be graduating its first class. Sonia Palma (Science…

Join the TFI on #GivingTuesday

Join the movement & give back You may have marked Black Friday and Cyber Monday on your calendars in preparation for this holiday season, but we have one more day we’d like you to remember. On November 29th, the Tamarindo Foundation will participate in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving to organizations like ours….

November Newsletter 2016

This year marks 25 years of growing our Tamarindo community. Read on for more on how we hope to grow for a quarter century more. Newsletter November 2016 25 years of growing This October we reflected on the meaning of our 25 years of work in Guarjila. Our discernment began with reevaluating the larger vision…

National search for an Executive Director

You may have heard that we have recently initiated a national search for an Executive Director for the Tamarindo Foundation. Since it began in 1992, the Tamarindo has been a central piece of the lives of thousands of people in Guarjila, the Chalatenango region, and all over the United States. We are now looking to hire…

March Newsletter 2016

                           Making a difference in El Salvador Newsletter | Updates                                                       March 2016 Semana Santa & Beach Soccer…

February Newsletter 2016

                         Making a difference in El Salvador Newsletter | Updates                                                   February 2016 Delegation Time  March means it is delegation time…

January 2016 Newsletter

                 Making a difference in El Salvador Newsletter | Updates                                                    January 2016 Education First Since our education program flourished last year, we’ve brought it…

The Gift of Giving

The Gift of Giving This year the Tamarindo Foundation is offering a new way of giving to others this holiday season. A gift to The Tamarindo Foundation would make a wonderful present for a loved one, parent, or stocking stuffer. Very often we are searching for a gift idea for someone, shopping for a last…

TFI Celebrating 24 years

On behalf of the Tamarindo Foundation Board of Directors I would like to thank you for your continued support. Our program is proud to be celebrating its 24th year in El Salvador!  We consider you part of our greater community and wanted to give you some insight into the current state of the foundation. As…

TFI Oct. / Nov. Newsletter

                           Making a difference in El Salvador Newsletter | Updates                                               Oct. & Nov. 2015 In the Dark there is Light A…