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Tortuga Bay
2009 Conde Naste<br>World Saver Award Winner<br>in Education

Dominican Republic

Lodging

Tortuga Bay

Project #1

To provide school supplies to students of Polytechnic Ann & Ted Kheel, in Veron, this is the only public high within 50 square miles of Punta Cana International Airport and offers basic high school education and technical training such as plumbing, electricity, refrigerating, computer lab, bartender and waiter training, helping students to get a job in nearby hotels.

Needs

School Supplies:
Erasers, Handheld pencil sharpeners, Notebooks, Pencils, Pencil cases/bags, Pens, Geometry sets, Liquid papers, Clips, Folders

Project #2

Veron Clinic - this project aims to improve health conditions of underserved people living in Veron and other surrounding communities of Punta Cana destination. This population can not afford to private health service and Veron Clinic is the only public health center in this touristic zone.

Needs

Surgical:
Surgical gloves, Surgery thread

General Medical:
Ace bandages, Band-Aids, OTC painkillers

All the needs are current as of April 23, 2014
Listed on this page are the specific needs requested by the community project(s) so you can choose exactly what to pack for a purpose and express your gratitude to the local community with the supplies you bring for them.