It is a year since the LATA Foundation had the good fortune that Chris Pickard agreed to become our Chairperson. Under his guidance the Foundation continues to grow, looking at new ways to engage both with our projects and LATA members. We have also had new people join our team bringing fresh ideas, skills and energy – As always we are grateful to all the volunteers that give their time so willingly, and to the companies and individuals that support us through donations of time and money. Read more
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Following the devastation of hurricane Matthew in Haiti last year, we ran an emergency appeal and, thanks to your support, were able to send £500 to Hope House Haiti. They are working tirelessly to enable the community to get back on it’s feet, and we are please to announce that in January the UK medical Team had a very successful trip to Hope House. Read more
RELEASE THE SQUIRREL MONKEYS!
Five orphaned squirrel monkeys have been successfully released back into the wild in Costa Rica! Our partner, Kids Saving the Rainforest, have reported on their successful release of the endangered and recovered squirrel monkeys back into their natural habitats!
Running in conjunction with LATA’s annual travel event, Experience Latin America, The LATA Foundation are giving you the chance to tell us about your favourite ‘ELA’ moment and get the chance to win amazing prizes and participate in the competition everyone is talking about! Read more