Tour Company

Tour Samana With Terry

Project

We handle and organize school donations for children in our tour area, which includes most of the Samana Peninsula. These schools serve over 10,000 children from ages 6 through 14 years old. We use larger donated items, such as baseball gloves, as prizes for essay writing contests that we organize within the classrooms.

Needs

General School Supplies:
Book Bags, Colored Construction Paper, Colored Pencils, Crayons, Pencils, and Pencil Cases/Bags

Flash Cards:
(Spanish) Alphabet, Math, and Word

Wall Charts:
(Spanish) Math, Science, and World Maps

Sports/Outdoor Activity:
Baseballs, Bats, Soccer Balls, Tennis Balls, and Used Baseball Gloves

Clothing/Shoes:
New or Gently Used Children’s Shoes

Initiatives Supported

All the needs are current as of September 29, 2016

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 take them.

Candy and balloons are not on the needs list as they are harmful for the children and the environment for the following reasons:
• Few of the children benefiting from these projects have access to toothpaste, toothbrushes, or a dentist. The candy promotes cavities.
• The balloons once they become deflated are a choking hazard for local wildlife.

Instead of taking candy or balloons, use that space for additional requested supplies, as they are priceless.