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Skate Workshop in Playa Ancha

Skate Workshop in Playa Ancha

Categories General Surfing
Valpo Surf Project (VSP) spent last Saturday, November 26th, conducting a skateboarding workshop as part of the second Community and Recreation Fair of Playa Ancha. Three Valpo Surf Project “tíos” and one VSP student, Vicente of Laguna Verde, 16, gave lessons to local children visiting the fair ...
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Maui & Son’s Pichilemu Women’s Pro 2016

Maui & Son’s Pichilemu Women’s Pro 2016

Categories General Surfing
The 27-30 of October the 2016 Maui & Son’s Pichilemu Women’s Pro brought women surfers from around the world to Chile. The Valpo Surf Project team made the trek south to watch the competition and cheer on some of the best female surfers in the world. Valpo Surf Project board mem ...
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Photo Recap of October English Classes

Photo Recap of October English Classes

Categories General Surfing
The past month in English classes we have been focused on tourism. We first focused on tourism right here in Valparaíso, considering it is a city that receives a large amount of tourists each year. Vocabulary such as port, hills, cruise ship, restaurant, store, were some of the things we taught our ...
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Become a Socio of VSP!

Become a Socio of VSP!

Categories General Surfing
We are happy to announce the start of our first Spring 2016 Socios Campaign! What is a socio? Socios are individuals who support us through monthly donations that allow us to actualize our work at Valpo Surf Project. To be a socio signifies that you will be directly helping our organization to achie ...
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Independence Day Celebrations in Laguna Verde

Independence Day Celebrations in Laguna Verde

Categories General Surfing
Chile celebrated their Independence day this past week on September 18th! One of the neighborhoods that we work with, Laguna Verde, welcomed in the holiday weekend by having a school-wide festival full of games, typical Chilean food, and music. Valpo Surf Project was excited to be able to attend the ...
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Earth Day 2015 Spotlight: Punta de Lobos Por Siempre

Earth Day 2015 Spotlight: Punta de Lobos Por Siempre

Categories General Surfing
photo credit Rodrigo Farias MorenoFor surfers, Chile is paradise. Despite the cold water temperatures, there are endless point breaks, uncrowded waters, and incredible flora and fauna. Punta de Lobos, named the 7th World Surfing Reserve in 2013 by Save The Waves Coalition, is perhap ...
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VSP Featured on Revista Paula: "Surfeando La Desigualdad"

VSP Featured on Revista Paula: "Surfeando La Desigualdad"

Categories General Surfing
The Valpo Surf Project was recently featured in a report by Revista Paula. Written over the course of a few months, the article, "Surfing Inequality" dives into the background of the VSP and it's history. To read the full story, click here. Likewise, you can visit Revista Paula online.A big thanks t ...
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VSP Featured on Revista Nuestro Mar

VSP Featured on Revista Nuestro Mar

Categories General Surfing
This week, the Valpo Surf Project has been featured in an article on Revista Nuestro Mar from El Mercurio for all the work we do in the Valparaiso community. To read the article, click here. ...
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Photos from 4th Annual NYC Silent Auction Fundraiser

Photos from 4th Annual NYC Silent Auction Fundraiser

Categories Uncategorized
This past Saturday September 15, the Valpo Surf Project hosted its 4th Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser in New York City, with more than 65 people in attendance.  Held on the rooftop terrace of the Associated Press offices, the event brought together long time supporters in the NYC area and engaged ...
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4th Annual NYC Silent Auction Fundraiser

4th Annual NYC Silent Auction Fundraiser

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Join us for the 4th Annual Valpo Surf Project NYC Fundraiser for Drinks | Hors D' Ouevres | Great Cause When: Saturday, September 15, 7 PM-11 PMWhere: Rooftop Terrace of 450 W 33rd St. NY, NY Tickets: $40, available only for purchase HERE ...
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