‘General’ Archive

2019 – a year of small but mighty successes!

We sometimes measure success in terms of large accomplishments, but it is often small steps that bring the most significant impact into people’s lives. This past year was one of incremental yet meaningful change for the community we serve.     Farmers of the Future continues to move forward:  This has been a wonderful year […]

Our Role in the Global Climate Strike initiative

Pencils for Kids is committed to helping the people of Liboré develop strategies of resilience and sustainability as they deal with economic insecurity compounded by the impacts of climate change. We are proud to take part in the Global Climate Strike initiative and to show support for #FridaysForFuture and the youth #ClimateStrike — we stand […]

Aging Preconceived: A Personal Journey Starting Pencils for Kids

Hear more from the Co-founder of Pencils for Kids about her life philosophy, her views on giving back, on aging and her own personal journey starting Pencils for Kids.

Pencils for Kids is FEATURED on Travel Pulse!

In early May, our founder Robin Mednick travelled down to The Travel Agent Next Door National Conference at the Iberostar Playa Mita in Puerto Vallarta, we she had the opportunity to tell the attendees about our amazing initiatives! Here’s a link to an article published by Travel Pulse, featuring Robin and our story: Pencils for Kids: We Speak with […]