DELAND, FLORIDA, USA, June, 2021 – Father Jeffry Moore, President of Women Here and Now, visited here in Florida from Panama last month. He brought us these dazzling Wayúu mochila bags, woven and crocheted by the Wayúu women of La Guajira. Each of these bags is valued between $80 and $125. However, for your generous donation of $75 or more, we will send you one of them as a ‘thank … Continue reading While the Supply Lasts: Receive an Authentic Wayúu Mochila Bag with Your Donation!
June 22, 2020 – Bags of emergency food supplies purchase by Women Here and Now arrived in Churube today. Many thanks to Radamet for his time in assembling the bags of groceries, his knowledge of the town, and the generous availability of his truck! Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, June 22, 2020: Bags of Food Arrive in Churube, Coclé, Panamá
June 13, 2020 – The foundation Women Here and Now once again sponsored emergency food distribution to the Wayúu families of La Guajira, Colombia. Here you see the station wagon loaded with food bags, ready to deliver. Muddy roads make delivery difficult during the rainy season. When the roads are not muddy, they are caked and hot. Many thanks to Ángel and Maura for their … Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, June 13, 2020: Emergency Help for the Wayúu Families of La Guajira
June 13, 2020 – The foundation Women Here and Now sponsored the distribution of emergency food and clothing in Chichebre, Panamá. Here you see the Women Here and Now team with the Border Guard giving food and clothing to women and families in special need due to the pandemic. Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, June 13, 2020: Emergency Food and Clothing Distributed in Chichebre, Panamá
May 19-20, 2020 – The foundation Women Here and Now sponsored the distribution of emergency food supplies and other provisions to families in Chepo, Panamá, in collaboration with Yajaira Ospino Gomez and Duris Panamá Rodriguez Diaz. Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, May 19-20, 2020: Emergency Food Supplies Distributed in Chepo, Panamá
May 27-28, 2020 – The foundation Women Here and Now has great affection for the Wayúu indigenous people of Alta Guajira! The Wayúu are a fierce, strong community that deserves the honor of proclaiming that no one in history has ever conquered them! We have much to do to help them restore the old, independent ways of agriculture that will ensure their necessary independence in … Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, May 27-28, 2020: Emergency Food Supplies Distributed to 45 Families in Alta Guajira
May 10, 2020 – Thanks to Ángel and Maura, Women Here and Now distributed food today to 30 families in Cabo de la Vela, Colombia, and we have employed a fisherman! Here are photos of the very happy families: Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, May 10, 2020: Emergency Food Supplies Distributed in Cabo de la Vela, Colombia
May 8-9, 2020: In cooperation with Señor Ángel and Señora Maura, the foundation Women Here and Now (Mujeres Aquí y Ahora) distributed emergency food supplies in two areas of Alta Guajira, Colombia: Cabo de la Vela and another town on the other side of La Guajira. Both of these places are in Alta Guajira, the northernmost portion of La Guajira, the region most isolated and … Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, May 8-9, 2020: Women Here and Now Gives Emergency Food Supplies to 65 Families in Alta Guajira, Colombia
Isla de Rey, Panamá – April 1, 2020 On Wednesday, Women Here and Now (Mujeres Aqui y Ahora) transported by plane 75 bags of food purchased by our organization to be distributed to the most needy of residents of three other villages of the Pearl Islands. Two separate flights were made from the airport at Rio Hato to the airstrip at San Miguel, where … Continue reading Covid-19 Pandemic, April 1, 2020: Three More Flights Transport Emergency Food Relief to the Pearl Islands!
Pearl Islands, Panamá – March 27, 2020 – On Friday, Women Here and Now (Mujeres Aqui y Ahora) sponsored and transported emergency food supplies from the Rio Hato Airport to the runway at St. Miguel on the island of Isla del Rey. The food was delivered in bags to 25 families who were identified by the doctor as the most needy in the village of … Continue reading Emergency Food Relief to the Pearl Islands during the Covid-19 Pandemic