CasaMagna Marriott Announces Altruism Festival
Published Apr 13, 2011, 5:33pm - (Updated Nov 28, 2011, 6:57pm)
The CasaMagna Marriott Resort Puerto Vallarta and the American Consular Agency are teaming up to host the 7th International Festival of Altruism on May 15th, 2011. As in years past, the festival will feature a wide range of activities including a food demonstration from more than 40 of Puerto Vallarta’s finest restaurants, live music and dance, and cultural presentations.
The International Festival of Altruism will take place from 6-10 p.m. with an admission price of $300 pesos. All proceeds raised from the festival will be evenly distributed among the 24 benefiting charities which include AGAPE, Amigos de la Cruz (APERCH), Asociacion Femenil Vallartense, Banco de Alimentos de PV, Biblioteca Los Mangos PV, Biblioteca Rey Nayar (B.B), Centro Atención al Adulto Mayor-CAIAM, Casa Infantil Mojoneras, Clínica de Rehabilitación Santa Barbara, Club Rotario PV - DIF Vallarta, Comité Ciudades Hermanas Santa Barbara, DIVAC – Discapacitados Vallartenses, Ejército de Salvación, Entre Amigos de San Pancho, Escuela de futbol infantil Pumas Vallarta, Esperanza-Grupo para sobrevivientes de cáncer, Fundación Asistencial Down de PV, Club Internacional de la Amistad-IFC, Manos de Amor por Bahía, Paraíso Felino, PEACE, Proyecto Pitillal busca un amigo, SPCA PV, Toys for Tots – PV Navy League.
Each charity will also be given the opportunity to host a display at the festival to highlight the great impact they are having on Puerto Vallarta.
Last year more than 1,600 people attend to the event, and were raised $578.400 pesos that were divided equally so each association received $ 24,100 pesos.
The tickets can be purchased with any of the participating charities or at the concierge desk at CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa. For more information please contact Lourdes Bizarro: 226-0048.
Source: CasaMagna Marriot Resort Puerto Vallarta