Jungle Bay Resort & Spa rises from a seaside cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean on the southeast coast of Dominica in the Eastern Caribbean. Bordering the resort is the UNESCO World Heritage site, Morne Trois Pitons which is also home to the second largest boiling lake in the world (also Dominica's signature hiking trail). Jungle Bay Resort comprises 35 rustic elegant cottages suspended on wooden posts amidst jungle fauna, each with a private outdoor shower and with the ever-present sound of ocean surf.
JCI is a worldwide network of nearly a quarter of a million members (young leaders in their 20s and 30s) in over one hundred countries and territories. Through various local, national and international projects and events, JCI members meet, learn and grow. JCI also has millions of alumni, many of whom provide support to active members.
As a private 365-acre nature reserve set along the banks of the Macal River in the foothills of the Maya Mountains, we have provided a unique rainforest experience for thousands of people while maintaining an unspoiled ambience. Chaa Creek Inland Expeditions caters to the traveler looking for both physical and intellectual challenges, and our range of programs and activities has been designed to stimulate interest in the environment, culture, natural history, and archaeology of Belize.
Lutheran World Relief, an international nonprofit organization, works to end poverty and injustice by empowering some of the world's most impoverished communities to help themselves. With partners in 35 countries, LWR seeks to promote sustainable development with justice and dignity by helping communities bring about change for healthy, safe and secure lives; engage in Fair Trade; promote peace and reconciliation; and respond to emergencies. LWR is headquartered in Baltimore, Md. and has worked in international development and relief since 1945.
The MAC AIDS Fund, the "heart and soul" of MAC cosmetics, provides vital support to men, women and children with HIV/AIDS. Since 1994, MAC has raised over $41 million primarily through VIVA GLAM lipstick, from which 100% percent of sales go directly to organizations worldwide that provide direct care services and essentials to those affected, as well as education, and prevention programs to support the elimination of prejudice and discrimination against HIV/AIDS-affected individuals.
Malaria No More is an inclusive, grassroots movement to control malaria, a preventable and treatable disease that kills more than one million people annually, especially in Africa, where one child dies from malaria every 45 seconds. Leading non-governmental organizations created Malaria No More in 2006 to give individuals and private and non-profit organizations the opportunity to support a comprehensive approach in the fight against malaria, and to help coordinate those efforts with governments, and the multilateral and international organizations at the forefront of this fight.
Nestled along an idyllic coastline on the Yucatan Peninsula, Mandarin Oriental Riviera Maya, Mexico offers an exclusive hideaway set on 36 lush acres. The mile-long enclave is the ultimate sanctuary, with 128 guest rooms situated in contemporary-styled bungalow villas or two-storey villas, a variety of restaurants and bars that serve an eclectic selection of contemporary cuisine, and a spa that sets new standards of well-being that blend Mayan philosophy with Asian healing rituals. Original Mexican art is exhibited throughout the resort and many ancient Mayan sites are within striking distance, in all offering a rich mix of culture and entertainment.
Mandarin Oriental, Miami is one of America's finest hotels. Ideally located on prestigious Brickell Key, its deluxe, waterfront location perfectly befits the opulence you'll find within. The rooms and suites are sumptuous. The award-winning restaurants and bars are some of the finest in Miami. And the Spa, with its uninterrupted view of the bay, is one of the most beautiful in the world. There is an infinity-edge swimming pool and private beach complete with white-cushioned day beds, hammocks and private spa cabanas. Whatever the occasion, Mandarin Oriental, Miami is the city's ultimate urban resort.
Mark Gordon believes that every human life has value and by empowering those less fortunate we can begin to shape a true global community. The Mark J. Gordon Foundation seeks to leverage socially responsible partnerships with the goal of increasing child survival, reducing and eventually ending extreme poverty, and bringing opportunity to the disadvantaged, while strengthening the bond of families.
About Maroma Resort & Spa:
Located on 25-acre beachfront portion of a 500-acre coconut plantation on the Riviera Maya, Maroma Resort and Spa is a rustically luxurious hideaway built in the tradition of the Mexican haciendas where personal service, warm hospitality and privacy are unsurpassed. This romantic 65-room hideaway is reputed to be among the finest resorts in Mexico. Opened in 1995, Maroma is nestled at the edge of an unspoiled stretch of beach on the Yucatan Peninsula, bordered by the world's second longest barrier reef, providing world-class SCUBA and snorkeling. The reef provides safe sea bathing in all weather conditions and protects Maroma's talcum powder-like white sand beach, which has been recognized as the "World's Best Beach" by the Travel Channel.