At this time of year, when many families decide to escape the winter weather and take a relaxing vacation to the warmer climates of Mexico and other countries, it is our hope that they will consider the concept of “ethical travel”.
“Despite persistent colonial efforts to stamp out Indigenous cultures and communities… today there is a renaissance of Indigenous traditions and values in large part because of the Tribal Canoe Journey.” ~ Julian Brave Noisecat
For anyone blessed to live on these calm, inland waters, in one of the most beautiful and abundant marine environments in the world, the Salish Sea is more than just a body of water—it is our breath, our livelihood and our passion.
“What we invest in today will determine the world we live in tomorrow.” The GreenAngels website highlights investments that have Triple Bottom Line purpose at their core. Our planet has its physical limits and we are testing them. Measuring success takes on new meaning.
Sterile Processing Education Charitable Trust (SPECT) provides education and resources for effective sterilization techniques and infection control practices in hospitals and clinics in resource-limited countries such as Guinea, Sierra Leone, Congo and Madagascar.
GreenAngels was founded by Dave Howe and Ina Timmer. The first seed was planted over 20 years ago in Los Cabos, Mexico, but many of their friends will remember the start as the “GreenAngels Woodchoppers”.