From the remote village Skala Sykamineas, in Lesvos (Greece), we are very happy to inform you that just arrived the two humanitarian aid pallets we sent about 20 days ago. All this help we just received will be very useful to Lighthouse Relief, the ngo with which I find myself performing a volunteering from 2 weeks Read more about Help to lesvos just arrived[…]
After a couple of weeks of intense work sorting clothes and preparing the shipments we are very happy. Thanks to the collaboration of DHL Express and to all those who have donated we will be able to send all this distributed among the Ngos Lighthouse Relief and Refugee 4 Refugees Shoes: 132 pairsHandbags and backpacks: 93Belts: 601 Box of hygiene Read more about Summer help on the way[…]
As it is tradition, this Sant Jordi 2019 will be located in Plaça Maria Mercé Marçal de Sant Pere de Ribes (Near the library plaza) with a solidarity parade. ALL WITH DONATIVES! See you there!
At Smiles on the Way, we support several NGOs on the Greek island of Lesbos, including Lighthouse Relief and Refugee 4 Refugees. Currently more than 1000 refugees are arriving on the island each month. For each person who arrives there is a complete change since they often come wet because of the dangerous landings on Read more about Collection for refugees in Lesbos, Greece. Summer 2019[…]
Todat it departs the first shipment of 2018 and the biggest one in our history. It’s headed to Lighthouse Relief on Lesvos and we bring them coats, sweaters, long trousers, bagpacks, socks, underwear and shoes. Always forward! Thank you so much to everyone that has contributed in some way to make this shipment possible.
This past year 2017 has been a year in which at Smiles on the Way we had the opportunity to learn, to evolve, to focus our work and to specify our objectives. The beginnings: We created the NGO for the desire to help, but with total inexperience and innocence in this sector. We wanted to Read more about Reflection message 2017[…]
Aquest dissabte 16 de desembre ens podràs trobar a la mostra d’entitats solidàries de Sant Pere de Ribes. Durant tot el día ens podras preguntar tots els dubtes que tinguis i informar-te de com pots col•laborar amb nosaltres. A la mateixa parada hi farem recollida de pantalons llargs i calçat d’hivern per enviar-lo a Lesvos. Read more about Mostra d’entitats solidàries i de cooperacio[…]
Being a volunteer means to dedicate your time, effort and resources for a cause expecting nothing in return. But the truth is that you receive a lot. You receive gratefulness, new friends, new experiences and it make you open your eyes to a new world. We share this emotional video made by a fellow volunteer Read more about Tree of love – Volunteering in Lesvos[…]
On 16/12/2016, at primary school named “El Pi” of Sant Pere de Ribes (Barcelona), we made an educational speech. A lot of children from 3 to 9 years old had a lot of fun listening the story of “El Oso Perigroso” and it’s smiles adventures. They also meet Anskari, a very special dream collector clown that Read more about Educational Speech at “El Pi” primary school[…]