Garage Sales

Garage Sales In 2018, Futuro Brillante started a new initiative to organize monthly garage sales of donated gently used clothing and household items to support community projects. Local committees fill out an application to participate and are required to send volunteers to staff the sale. The very first sale, which was held on April 2, […]
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Second anniversary of Futuro Brillante

Second anniversary of Futuro Brillante On August 22 we celebrated the second anniversary of Futuro Brillante. The past two years have been full of many successful projects and collaborations with local government, public and private institutions, and volunteers. We are so thankful to the community of Matapalo for all of the support and participation in […]
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Family Soccer Tournament

Family Soccer Tournament The “1st Family Soccer Championship”, organized by Futuro Brillante and the Youth Soccer Committee, took place in Matapalo from July 9 to 14. The teams participating teams were: Los Redimidos, Los Armadillos, Revelación Flaminguito, Familia Obando, Big Friends, El 2000 FC, Witch´s Rock, Palm Beach, Playa Grande, J.H F.C, F.C Union, Los […]
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CPR and First Aid Training

CPR and First Aid Training We are very grateful to Dr.Andrea Messeguer and her staff from the Beach Side Clinic for offering a free course on the basics of CPR and First Aid to community leaders in Matapalo including: CEN-CINAI, ASADA, Futuro Brillante, Music School, Youth Soccer Team, Zumba. More than 15 people attended this […]
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First Zumba Anniversary

First zumba anniversary In February of 2018, our zumba group celebrated its first anniversay with a Zumba-thon held at Costa Rica International Academy. Approximately 150 people were in attendance. The event, coordinated by our zumba teacher Ana Brenes, also featured four guest instructors, fruit and water, a souvenir bracelet for all attendees, and several raffles.
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