The mission of La Asociación CREAR is to provide supplemental educational, recreational, and career opportunities for community members, primarily youth with limited resources, in the rural beach communities surrounding Playa Sámara in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, by offering a wide variety of innovative programs focusing on academic and artistic education, environmental consciousness, health, and socio-cultural development.
We are pleased to introduce Tess McGrath as the newest member of the CREAR Team. Tess will be the Volunteer Coordinator for the organization. Here is a little more information about Tess.
CREAR is always seeking qualified and caring individuals to volunteer in our programs. Live on the beach in beautiful Costa Rica while helping the children and the communities in and around Playa Sámara.
After a very successful 3 weeks of English class, with the help of 16 volunteers from GS Learners, CREAR is eager to continue offering ESL instruction, but a teacher is needed.
CREAR is looking got the following:
Seeking new inspiration, our ever dedicated leaders Andrea Keith and Johannah Waite have hit the road the past Monday to visit our friends over at Abriendo Mentes.
On the infinite timeline of CREAR's life 2013 will definitely stand out as a growth spurt! Since the acquisition and opening of our new office we've been able to make great headway both in the community with our volunteers and behind the scenes with some ancillary administrative tasks.
Greetings from La Asociacion CREAR. We hope you all are having a very happy new year! Like always, CREAR is keeping busy, and the association is excited because they have moved into a new location and just wrapped up the annual summer camp for the children of Samara and El Torito!
1ST annual CREAR EARTH PARTY & Beach Clean up
Saturday November 24th at noon
Sámara, next to Tutti Frutti
A fun filled day with a party, music and cleaning up the beach! The event begins at noon, and will consist of a beach and river cleanup followed by the party!
· Live Music (Milo and friends)
CREAR is happy to announce the beginning of their weekday English Program. Thanks to the help of their new volunteer English Teacher, Kat, CREAR will be offering English classes on Wednesdays from 10:30am to 11:30am (location Intercultura) and 12:00pm to 1:00pm (location Salon Comunal) in Samara and 1:30pm-2:30pm (location Salon Comunal) in El Torito.
CREAR is also excited to welcome Kat to our team. Here is a little background information on the newest member of CREAR!
Kelly and Kristen have joined the CREAR team as Education Coordinators. Together they are responsible for planning interactive and educational lesson plans for the Samara and El Torito programs.
CREAR is excited to have these wonderful individuals working with the organization. Please stay tuned for all the great work that they are doing. Here is a little background information on the Educational Coordinators.