Fundraising Campaigns

2016 Pledge For Peace Campaign

The PEACE target for the 2016 PLEDGE FOR PEACE Campaign is to raise USD 450,000, of which $350,000 will be for 2016 operations, primarily programs, and $100,000  to continue building our reserve fund. We are asking all donors, and potential donors, to consider a 1, 2, or 3 year annual pledge in one of the following donor categories:

-        Patron                US$20,000 plus

-        Benefactor      US$15,000-$20,000

-        Companion     US$10,000-$14,999

-        Member          US$5,000-$9,999

-        Friend             US$1,000 – $4,999

 

The PLEDGE FOR PEACE Campaigns are conducted by PEACE Board Directors and Advisors making person-to-person contacts directly to donors and potential donors. Interested persons are asked to contact a Director or Advisor of your choice from the following list:

 

PEACE Board of Directors:

-        Mary Corroon – Secretary -

-        Bob Farquharson – Treasurer

-        John Gladish

-        Peter Newton – Chair

-        Rob Ritchie

-        Roberto Santa Cruz

-        Mariette Woestemeyer

Advisors to the Board

-        Bob Dahl

-        Valerie Ewell

-        Stan Grad

-        Jay Precourt

2015 Pledge For Peace Campaign

Thanks to generosity of 56 Punta de Mita area homeowners, the now completed third annual 2015 Pledge for Peace Campaign exceeded its fundraising goal of US$450,000, achieving a total of US$523,000

–  All 56 Donors to the 2015 Pledge For Peace Campaign are seasonal homeowners of the Punta de Mita area

–  Eight new homeowner donors joined the Peace donor community, including an exceptional donation of $100,000 from Carol and John Moran

–  In response to Peace’s greatly expanded educational programs, an amazing 17 donors from the previous 2014 Pledge Campaign increased the value of their donation for 2015

–  Of the 53 donors in 2014, only 5 declined to participate in 2015 [1 Member, & 3 Friends and 1 ‘other’] having a value of <$10,000

–  The 56 donors are just for 2015 Pledge for Peace Campaign and does not include other important supporters of Peace for other fundraising activities such as fundraising events [Flavors, Fun Runs, etc.], Tuition Sponsorship, Kinder, or In-Kind donations.

 

                    Summary: Pledge For Peace Campaigns for 2013, 2014, and 2015

Donor Category 2013     USD/CAD 2014    USD/CAD 2015 USD 2015Number of Donors
Patrons  $20,000 &+ 20,000 140,000 250,000 8
Benefactors $15,000 - - 45,000 3
Companions $10,000 &+ 135,000 143,000 100,000 10
Members $5,000 &+ 55,000 91,500 102,000 19
Friends $1,000 &+ 17,500 23,700 26,000 15
Supporter <$1,000 - 2,000 500 1
Totals 227,500 400,200 523,000 56

 

Exchange Rates: For 2013 and 2014, USD and CAD at par. For 2015, CAD  x.75, and MXN: 15