We are currently working on a few tentative events. We are applying for our permits now to host a SHINE Beach Fun Event for children with special needs (closed event) June and in September of 2016, 9am-12pm at Moonlight Beach, Encinitas. This will be a free event for children with special needs. Surf instruction with experienced instructors from Concept Surf Shop, sensory water […]Continue reading »
Thank you to everyone who made this special event possible. On May 23rd, The Shine Project Foundation, in partnership with CEPIA Costa Rica, Surfoam Central America, and Avellanas Surf school, as well as local sponsors such as Lola’s Restaurant The Beach Box, and Cabinas las Olas, and dozens of volunteers from the community, invited children with special needs and their […]Continue reading »
1st Annual Beach Event for Children with Special Needs and their Families! This Saturday at Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica!
We are getting excited about our First Annual Shine/CEPIA Beach Event for Children with Special Needs (Physical and Mental Disabilities) and their Families at Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica this Saturday, May 23rd. Thank you to all of our sponsors who have been helping with the preparations for this special day. CEPIA, Surfoam, Avellanas Surf School, Lola’s Restaurant, The Beach Box, […]Continue reading »
Join us on May 23rd at Avellanas Beach for our 1st Annual Beach Event for Children with Special Needs!
On May 23rd from 9am-12pm, The Shine Project Foundation with be hosting a Beach Event at Playa Avellanas for children with Special Needs. Please visit the Beach Event page for more details and consider donating to Shine or volunteering, so that we can help these children and their families have a day of fun in the sun that they will […]Continue reading »
This past weekend, The Shine Project Foundation was able to contribute to and participate in The Robert August Annual Surf and Turf fundraiser for CEPIA. CEPIA is the local organization that is partnering with us on our upcoming Beach Event for children with special needs here at Playa Avellanas on May 23rd. Check out some of the pictures from the […]Continue reading »
On May 23rd, Shine will be partnering with CEPIA, Surfoam Central America, and Avellanas Surf School to host a fun day at the beach for children with special needs, and their families. Transportation, to and from the event, will be provided for local children with a variety of disabilities. Also, lunch will be provided for all participants, surf instruction and water play, as well […]Continue reading »
The Shine Project Foundation sent 4 volunteers with The Tamarindo Church on a mission trip to a very impoverished government project called Cristo Rey. This barrio is located next to the new national dump, and many of the people living here depend on scavenging through the trash for survival. […]Continue reading »
Hello and Happy Holidays to all. It has been quite a while since our last post and we wanted to give everyone an update of our travels and The Shine Project Foundation. From El Zonte, El Salvador, helping the local Primary school with Shine backpacks of school supplies, we headed to south out of El Salvador, through Honduras, and to […]Continue reading »