Help Escuela Caracol keep costs down by donating goods from our Wish List.

To make a donation of any of the following items (can be second-hand), or to help in any other way, please contact us. We appreciate donations at all times.

Right now we are in need of the following:

Facilities
  • Pressurization system to protect water supply for the primary grades ($1,500)
  • Build 2 waterless compost bathrooms for the Kindergarten ($800)
  • Stove with oven ($700)
  • Refurbish 30 classroom desks ($200)
  • Modify 3 classrooms to improve acoustics ($500)
  • Fence repair ($40/meter)
  • Build 2 rooms to provide lodging for visiting teachers and volunteers ($7,000)
  • Review of the electrical system (click here to see to technical proposal) ($100/day)
Classrooms
  • 10 guitars for music class ($1000)
  • Gardening supplies – watering cans, gloves, garden hose, child-size shovels, wheelbarrows, hoes, etc. ($500)
  • Handwork supplies for crafts ($500)
  • Art supplies ($500)
  • 10 desks/seats for kids ($50/set)
  • Lyra colored pencils (red, yellow, blue, orange, green, purple, black and brown) – 40 sets in total
  • Stockmar watercolor paints, 250 ml containers (especially lemon yellow)
  • Projector
  • Brang Gallery colored chalk
  • Paint brushes (as shown in this link)
  • Colored silks for Kindergarten
  • Waldorf dolls
  • Felting needles
  • Wooden toys, especially with moving parts (i.e. windmills, balances, carts, helicopters)
  • Pentatonic lyre
Office
  • 2 second-hand MacBooks ($600)
  • Photocopier ($800)
Others
  • Donate your airline miles: help send our teachers to their annual training program in nearby countries