Join us on May 30th at 7:00pm for an intimate gathering to celebrate Edith – our first scholar to graduate from high school! Hear about her journey from a grim to a bright future. We’ll also hear about BECAS’ plans for the next couple of years and from other supporters. Enjoy desserts, drinks, and door [...]
When: Nov. 22, 2014
Where: Church of the Incarnation
550 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, CA
Time: 6:00pm- Artisan Items, Drinks, and Appetizers for Sale.
7:00pm- Joyful Noise! Concert
$10 per ticket
$35 for 4 tickets
BECAS celebrates 5 years of life changing work in Barrio Santa Maria. You are invited to share in the [...]
Building on the past five years of hard work and growing stability, we look forward to transferring more decision making to our Ecuadorian staff without whom the program could not survive. We hope that in the next 5 years, BECAS will not only grow with scholars and families, but also become an Ecuadorian organization.
Join us for an evening of cocktails and bites to eat on April 4 at 7:30pm! Celebrate 5 years of BECAS! Be swept away by live Andean music! Bid for your favorite artisan crafted item in the silent auction! Converse with other BECAS supporters! Buy your ticket today!
Friday, April 4 at 7:30pm
Highlights of 2012/2013
Highlights from 2012 and 2013 included welcoming a new staff member, Hipatia, to create a youth program for our high school aged scholars. She helped create goals and accomplish them by breaking them into small pieces and took them on field trips and community service projects.
Another highlight this year was introducing [...]
Come hear Church of the Incarnation’s youth group share their experiences and impressions after recently traveling to Ecuador to volunteer with the children of BECAS Foundation International. Enjoy delicious Latin food while supporting scholarships [...]
Thank you for helping make March 16′s Dinner and Silent Auction a successful night! We raised over $3,000 through donations, ticket sales, the silent auction, and drinks. We matched our $500 matching-gift grant! Thank you for helping meet the challenge! If you did not have a chance to make a donation, please consider [...]
BECAS provides a holistic approach to breaking the cycle of poverty for individuals and communities by working closely with local partners in education, health and social services. Our current work is in the Santa Maria Barrio in the hills above Quito, Ecuador, where BECAS has the resources in place to create change: personal relationships in [...]
In December 2011, we conducted an evaluation of BECAS through interviews with the parents and students. Our goal is to create permanent change in the barrio where we operate – this is an evaluation of our effectiveness so far.
Download: BECAS Evaluation Final Report
you are invited to BECAS’ Annual Ecuadorian Dinner and Silent Auction It’s time to mark your calendar for BECAS’ traditional Ecuadorian Dinner and Silent Auction on Jan. 28. Join us and other BECAS supporters to learn about the new and old BECAS scholars, new programs, and board members Ella and Allison’s recent trip to Ecuador! [...]
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