Travelers' Philanthropy is a growing international trend where visitors and tour companies contribute tangible resources of money, time and talent in order to further the wellbeing of the comunities they visit.
Center for Responsible Travel
The Quick Guide for Establishing a Destination-wide Travelers’ Philanthropy Program: A Synthesis of Best Practices from Around the World & Experiences from Monteverde, Costa Rica.
Justin Welch & Robert Bailes, Monteverde Institute, March, 2013
Section 1: PART I: A synthesis of best practices from around the world
Section 2: Program Design
Section 3: Information Management
Section 4: Organizational Model & Looking Forward
Section 5: PART II: The Case of Monteverde, Costa Rica
Section 6: Local Needs & Opportunities
Section 7: Initial Concept & Stakeholder Development
Section 8: Planning Project Summary
Section 9: Lesson Learned & Looking Forward
Costa Rican Press
Monteverde Community Fund. 04 February 2014.
Iboamerican Network of Civic and Community Foundations (English & Spanish)
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