On the month of May travel centers of Flight Center USA held a fund raiser on St. Patrick’s day and gathered the sum of $2,500 USD which was donated to the educational center of Kiin Beh for the construction of a new classroom.
The resource joined by the employees of Flight Centre, senior partner and business partner of Olympus Tours in the United States, were delivered to Olympus Tours Foundation in order to supervise the correct application of resources.
Today, the Educational Center Kiin Beh operates in temporary facilities providing comprehensive and bilingual education to over 200 children of low resources. Kiin Beh is located in Cristo Rey, a suburb in Playa del Carmen that which until a couple of years ago did not count with sewer system, electricity, running water or services such as schools or health centers.
At the end of its construction, this school will serve a population of more than 1,000 children and adolescents who can break the cycle of poverty and improve their living conditions.