Reforestation projects are one of the best ways to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide that's in the atmosphere. In 2014 and 2015, Global Basecamps, along with local partners, financially supported the planting of tens of thousands of Quena trees in the mountain communities around Cusco, Peru.
Global Basecamps funded the construction of a teacher's office in Tanzania. Teachers at the primary school in Le Manyatta village lacked a space to meet. Adding this facility improved the students' lives by way of their teachers. This is just a part of Global Basecamps' continuing contributions to the community of Le Manyatta.
We are pround members of the Travelers Against Plastic (TAP) program. TAP Campaign is an outreach initiative which aims to educate global travelers about the harmful impacts of plastic water bottles usage and encourage travelers to be prepared to clean their own drinking water.
Following the tragic Japan earthquake and tsunami, through our matching donations challenge, Global Basecamps helped raise money that was donated to the Real Medicine Foundation's Japan relief fund.
After visiting the school in 2004 our in country partners in Tanzania, Maasai Wanderings, began a community project in Ilkurot to raise funds for the school and make education more accessible to the Maasai children.Tours called ‘Maasai Village Experience’ allow tourists the opportunity to eat, dance, and interact with the Maasai village people to learn about their culture. Global Basecamps is proud to donate funds directly to the Illkurot community project.
Global Basecamps sponsors community events and directly contributes to Kids for Peace. Kids for Peace is a chapter-based nonprofit organization dedicated to cultivating every child's innate ability to foster peace through cross-cultural experiences and hands-on arts, service and environmental projects. With over 100 chapters spanning six continents, boys and girls of all ages meet regularly to creatively put their "Peace Pledge" into action.
Tiger Mountain Properties, our in-country partner in Nepal, supports a wide range of charitable organizations, in addition to creating their own community projects. These projects tend to focus on health, education, and the environment. Global Basecamps is happy to be contributing to the Tiger Mountain Properties' school programs.