Global Awareness Society International

SERVICE EVENT in Heredia, Costa Rica

May 25, 2017

Please join us to help realize GASI’s mission to promote peace and global understanding:

  • Volunteer with GASI’s picnic and party for developmentally disabled adults. Help with lunch, games, live music, and fun times on Thursday, May 25, 2017. If you’re ready to help make a memorable event, please email Sarah Oliphant to sign up
  • Volunteer to participate in a global story time with children at the UNA’s Library Science School Children’s Library on Thursday May 25. We would like 3 or 4 stories from different parts of the globe to be shared with the children at the library. A Spanish translator will be part of the story telling team. Let us know if you have a great story to share.
  • Money through the PayPal link on the GASI website. Remember, GASI has no paid staff so 100% of donattions will go to these projects.


  • Bring items (see wish list below) with you to Costa Rica and look for the donation bins at the conference. OR, send to the GASI Office, 400 East Second Street, Andruss Library, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.  We will present the Bougainvillea Foundation and the UNA Children’s Library with the donations during the conference.

Wish List for Donations for Bougainvillea Foundation
For the Casa de Pan Foster Care Home:
New or gently used clothing for children aged 4 to 20
New tennis shoes—all ages and sizes
New underwear for infants, boys and girls up to 12 years old
Pony tail holders
New towels
For debra Costa Rica:
Aquaphor healing ointment (various sizes including purse size tubes)

Wish List for Donations for UNA’s Library Science School Children’s Library
Children’s books (Spanish or English-would like books with both)
Colored pencils, Crayons, glue, colored cardboard, bookends
3 Android Tablets (specifications: 7-10 inches, wi-fi, 16 GB with camera)
1 CD recorder/player with speakers

1 Laptop (specifications: 17 inches, 3 GB RAM memory, 500 GB hard disk, Intel Core Duo)

You can help with financial support for our Field Day with the men and women of the ANAMPE adult day care for exceptional individuals by making a tax deductable donation through the PayPal link to the right. 100% of donated funds will go directly to this project.
to the ANAMPE Project
GASI wants to help National University of Costa Rica's Children's Library by sharing stories from around the world with the children and also fulfilling the library's need for technology. You can help by making a cash donation to GASI for this project using the link to the right.
to the UNA Children's Library Technology request