Maria Lida Foundation News

COVID-19 Relief Efforts

COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: Thank you all very much for your support on #GivingTuesday and beyond! We've now held two operations to deliv...

Update: COVID-19

Update: COVID-19
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: We hope you all are staying safe and healthy during this time. The COVID-19 crisis has brought significant ch...

COVID-19 Message

COVID-19 Message
Dear MLF Family, Due to current global events regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and based on the recommendations from the World Health ...

We Launched a New Tourism Website!

We Launched a New Tourism Website!
Maria Lida Foundation Launches New Website to Encourage Travelers to Say "Yes" to Alausí, Ecuador We are thrilled to announce our launch of a new w...

2019 Third and Fourth Quarter Newsletter

2019 Third and Fourth Quarter Newsletter
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: I hope you all are enjoying the Holiday Season. As always, I am excited to report the Maria Lida Foundation’s...

2019 2nd Quarter Newsletter

2019 2nd Quarter Newsletter
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: The Maria Lida Foundation has accomplished important milestones since my last newsletter that I am happy to s...

2019 1st Quarter Newsletter

2019 1st Quarter Newsletter
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: Hello from Detroit! I am back in Michigan for a short period of time and have news to report to you. Much has...

September/October 2018 Newsletter

September/October 2018 Newsletter
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: Hello from Alausí! I am back in Ecuador for a few months to continue working on our mission to create econom...

August 2018 Newsletter

August 2018 Newsletter
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: Hello from Michigan! I am back in the States for a few weeks to attend a family friend’s wedding and fund rai...

Special Fundraiser Thanks

Special Fundraiser Thanks
I want to specifically thank the following people who helped make the Fundraiser a huge success: My Parents and Sisters for helping with all event ...

July 2018 Newsletter

July 2018 Newsletter
Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters: Hello from Alausí, Ecuador! I hope you all are enjoying the summer season with family and friends. July was a...

June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Newsletter
I’m very excited to share that a lot has happened over the last month since the last newsletter was sent! By early May, I recruited an 11-person Board of Directors for the Maria Lida Foundation.