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A note from the co-founder

Written by on December 21, 2016 in featured

As we near the end of 2016, GO the Second Mile begins its new life as the Travelers Conservation Trust [TCT] under the direction of Anne and Kurt Kutay, owners of Wildland Adventures. The volunteer contributions of Wildland travelers through the TCT assures the good  Read More…

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Celebration is this FRIDAY, November 25th 5-8pm!!

Written by on November 7, 2016 in Uncategorized
Celebration is this FRIDAY, November 25th 5-8pm!!

YOU are invited to celebrate GO the Second Mile’s newest adventure.  At year’s end we are merging with Wildland Adventure Company, AND we want to celebrate YOU, and what a difference YOU have made in the world with GO. Yes, YOU who have traveled with  Read More…

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You have gone the second mile, thank you!

Written by on June 8, 2016 in Uncategorized
You have gone the second mile, thank you!

For children living in poverty, a pair of glasses can be out of reach. Because of your generous giving, more than 200 children will will get glasses to see the board. Children living in poverty need every chance to thrive. They often lack the resources  Read More…

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giveBIG to HELP KIDS SEE the BOARD!

Written by on April 26, 2016 in Uncategorized
giveBIG to HELP KIDS SEE the BOARD!

Poverty hurts us all, and families living in poverty face greater challenges than ever before. Change requires solutions that are strategic and compassionate. Our partner in Costa Rica works in neighborhoods where the effects of poverty are compounded by the lack of education and the  Read More…

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Glasses can be critical to see the board…

Written by on April 16, 2016 in Uncategorized
Glasses can be critical to see the board…

but for children living in poverty, a pair of glasses can be out of reach. We invite you to join us to give glasses to children who need it most. Together we can HELP KIDS SEE the BOARD! Children living in poverty need every chance  Read More…

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Opportunities = a new perspective

Written by on December 11, 2015 in Uncategorized
Opportunities = a new perspective

Go the Second Mile is doing a pilot project with women in some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in San Jose, Costa Rica. Poor women, raising children in these communities, face complex issues. Crime, gang violence and drugs shout daily, and chronic stress impacts the  Read More…

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Opportunities = a new perspective

Written by on December 11, 2015 in Uncategorized
Opportunities = a new perspective

Go the Second Mile is doing a pilot project with women in some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in San Jose, Costa Rica. Poor women, raising children in these communities, face complex issues. Crime, gang violence and drugs shout daily, and chronic stress impacts the  Read More…

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Robots!

Written by on December 10, 2015 in Uncategorized
Robots!

The robotics classes are packed. Here, kids have the chance to design and build robots that play soccer, recycle paper, make ice-cream sundaes, or anything else they can imagine. Students and their robots compete in (and win) tournaments. Funda Vida’s innovative class is having a  Read More…

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Leading change

Written by on December 9, 2015 in Uncategorized
Leading change

This summer the GO team spent time with high school students from impoverished communities in Costa Rica. These students are poor, and they are fighting poverty in their communities. Their determination, despite incredible hardships, had a huge impact on our team. We want our capacity  Read More…

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Women to women

Written by on September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized
Women to women

Go the Second Mile co-founder Diane Ellis will be leading a small team of women to Costa Rica in October 2015.  We will work alongside our partner in San Jose serving mothers in impoverished communities.  This is will be a unique experience in many ways…  Read More…

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