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Facts about Mexico
Mexico is a beautiful destination for travelers looking to vacation in North America. The warm weather and beautiful beach scenes draw in people searching for the perfect family vacation venue, weekend getaway, or honeymoon site. Not only does this destination provide many people the opportunity for a once in a lifetime trip, but it also offers many opportunities to impact struggling communities and help people in need. Responsible tourists in Mexico can find a number of non-profit groups and service projects looking for donations.
Many of the service projects in Mexico work to help children in need. Travelers and tourists abroad who would like to help these communities can donate to a number of centers. Several nutrition centers work to fight malnutrition in the North American communities; some serve upwards of 100 children. These centers happily accept donations of food preparation and cooking items, plateware, and pots and pans. Living centers in the area work to provide toddlers and students with clean places to eat, sleep, and bathe. These centers accept donations of school supplies, clothing, and hygiene items. Schools in the area also accept education donations, including clothing, hygiene products, and basic school supplies.