“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”

— Winston Churchill —


By donating to Futuro Brillante, you are directly supporting vital development projects for hundreds of families living in poverty in the community of Matapalo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. 100% of every donation is designated toward our core programs including: Education, Infrastructure, Food Relief & Agriculture Projects, Economic Empowerment & Community Development.

Thank you for choosing to support Futuro Brillante with your charitable giving!


We offer three easy options to donate to Futuro Brillante

To donate securely with a debit or credit card or by PayPal, please use this form:

To donate through bank transfer in Costa Rica, please find our bank details below:


CEDULA JURIDICA 3-006-731214

Banco Nacional Dollars Account:
IBAN CR93015119320020017346

Bank Nacional Colones Account:
IBAN CR19015119320010063859

BCR Dollars Account:
IBAN CR07015202001228548430

BCR Colones Account:
IBAN CR94015202001228548513

Donations by check in the US are also gladly accepted:


CEDULA JURIDICA 3-006-731214

Please make checks payable to “Futuro Brillante” and send them to the following address:

Futuro Brillante
2805 Dickens Street, Suite 103
San Diego, CA 92106-2764


In December 2020, the foundation launched a new fundraising initiative called the Futuro Brillante Ambassadors Program.

This donor affinity group has been designed for those special individuals and businesses who wish to make an annual philanthropic commitment to Futuro Brillante to ensure that we have economic support to help us further expand upon our mission and vision.

We are deeply grateful to the ten inspiring individuals and organizations who have made the three year commitment to become a Futuro Brillante Ambassador. Please join us in honoring and celebrating our Founding Generation of Ambassadors: Lisa Azevedo, Andrew Garza, Valarie Frost, Karen Harmon, Lakewood Rotary Club, Carol McCarthy, Richard Michaels. Purdy & Bailey, LLP, Louis Scotti, Kit Sparks.

Ambassador Program Features:

  • Annual donation commitment for three years

  • Appreciation gift each year

  • Opportunity to participate in infrastructure projects

  • Simple, easy & secure