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Get Into the Holiday Spirit With PEACE
email this pageprint this pageemail usBecci Burchett -
November 29, 2010

For more information please contact Nicole Majewski: nicole(at)
We hope you’re in the holiday spirit... PEACE is gearing up for the season with a December packed full of events you don’t want to miss!

Thursday, December 2nd – Coffee Hour with Vera Bakery & PEACE

Vera Bakery in Bucerias is hosting a monthly coffee hour with PEACE. Learn more about PEACE programs & how you can get involved, and pick up the latest PEACE products! Vera has a delicious menu of breakfast pastries, cafes, paninis and quiche and is donating 20% of the day’s sales to PEACE. Vera is located in Bucerias on Lazaro Cardenas. Join us from 10 am-2 pm! Contact nicole(at) for more information.

Saturday, December 4th - Fifth Annual Pet Picnic at Daiquiri Dick's

Offering Puerto Vallarta visitors and pet owners the opportunity to have some fun for a worthy cause, and dogs a chance to strut their stuff, the 5th Annual Pet Picnic will be held at 11 am on Saturday December 4th at Daiquiri Dick's Restaurant. Enjoy a gourmet, boxed lunch and a special doggie bag for your pal, along with a best dressed contest and other fun activities including a raffle and best trained competition. Click HERE for more info.

Friday, December 10th – Party at the Shamrock for PEACE!

Join us for an evening of flashbacks – to the 60’s! There will be ultimate jenga, karaoke, a 60’s costume contest and much more! 100% of proceeds benefit PEACE!! Contact KT(at) for more information.

Thursday, December 16th – Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

We want to THANK all of our volunteers for their amazing contributions this year! Join us at No Name Bar & Grill in Nuevo Vallarta from 1-3 pm for a buffet lunch. We will have program information, volunteer trivia, raffles, prizes and more! Price is $90 pesos. Please contact Nicole(at) for more information.

Thursday December 16th – Pepper’s Restaurant Grand Opening

Rancho Banderas will open their new palapa restaurant Pepper's, hosting and benefiting PEACE. Free food and drinks all evening, PEACE auction, raffle and more!

When: 6-9 pm

Where: Rancho Banderas in Punta de Mita, Carretera a Punta de Mita Km 8.3, Playa Destiladeras, Bahía de Banderas, Nayarit

Contact: becci(at) for more information.

Tickets: $100 pesos if you purchase your tickets online at or $150 pesos at the door. Tickets include all you can eat appetizers and drinks. 50% of all proceeds will benefit PEACE. Full meals from Pepper’s will be available for purchase.

Friday, December 17th – PEACE Open House

Don’t miss our 2nd Annual Holiday Open House and experience our newly decorated and designed Casa Campesina! There will be food & drinks, music, a silent auction, a raffle and much more! Each one of our programs will be represented and our PEACE staff will be available to answer your questions about our projects & initiatives. Join us! Please contact nicole(at) for more information.

Save the Date: January 15th - Arte Vida Gala

Local and national artists will display their beautiful works to the public at this one of a kind fund raising event. Catered by NAEF Cuisine and hosted in one of the most stunning homes of Riviera Nayarit, Casa Las Gaviotas inside El Farallon. For more information please contact Nicole Majewski: nicole(at)
PEACE: Protection, Education, Animals, Culture and Environment, is a nonprofit organization established in 2005, made of four main programs which focus on education, entrepreneurship, animal well-being, and community engagement in the coastal regions of Nayarit, Jalisco and Quintana Roo, Mexico. Through innovative and community based programs, PEACE is working to improve the quality of life in local communities throughout the Bahía de Banderas. For more information, please visit or click HERE to read more about PEACE

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