Costa Ricans’ Visit to Central Oregon highlighted by the Bend Bulletin

Compañeros, please read about how our five Tico friends, who visited this past September, experienced Central Oregon while guided by Lee Haroun and Joan Landsberg.  They were warmly and graciously received.  Bravo, Bend Chapter!


The Week’s Agenda for PORTLAND, September 24- 30 Everyone is WELCOME to join our activities….. PLEASE contact the person mentioned if you are able to join us:::::::::::  General questions call Marguerite at 503-260-9880 or reply to this email. MONDAY — Pick up Ticos from Bend folks We will meet at Cabela’s at 9:30am (not 9:15 as we’d … More TICO WEEK EVENTS

Tilarán needs English Teachers for Spring 2019

Greetings All, The students of the Tilarán English program are looking for teachers to teach English again in Tilarán from Monday, February 11 to Thursday April 11. Classes are twice- daily each class 90 minutes, one in the early afternoon and one in the evening, Monday thru Thursday. There is a possible 3 week slot … More Tilarán needs English Teachers for Spring 2019

Tico Visit Planning 2019; Meeting this Thursday, July 26, 2018

Please join us for coordinating our September 24-30 Ticos visit: The next meeting will be on Thursday, July 26 at 4pm at Joy Brandt’s house:  2029 SE 88th Ave, Portland 97216.  Phone:  503-560-2712.   Here are a few notes from the previous meeting: For day leaders, Please be prepared to present a budget for the day you are hosting, and nail … More Tico Visit Planning 2019; Meeting this Thursday, July 26, 2018

Our Facebook group has grown!!

In case you haven’t seen it, you can find out more information about the people, projects and latest happenings throughout the Partners of the Americas at their Facebook page: Here locally, our Oregon-Costa Rica page is located at: We are now up to 220 members. Please join the conversation and post pictures of … More Our Facebook group has grown!!

Yorkín Report

Report of the visit to the community of Yorkín, Talamanca The visit made from April 10 to 12, 2018, report by Alfredo Marín. We had the participation of: • Oregon: Ned and Lulu Heavenrich. • Liberia: Ana Vilma Álvarez and Fanny Fennel • Pérez Zeledón: Heráclides Vindas (Quiro) • San José: Alfredo Marín • Guápiles: … More Yorkín Report