Some of you have been with Bernie for the whole 25 years she has been going to Tepic to serve the Children’s home, their neighbors, and their friends. We created Service Synergy, an education 501(c)3 non-profit, in 2017 to cover potential educational aspects of our activity in Tepic. These educational activities could be done anywhere on the globe to build global citizenship through relationships with people of other lands, languages, and cultures. Non-profit status opens doors of opportunity to both activity and funding. We hope you’ll participate in these two painless ways to support Service Synergy: Fred Meyer and Amazon donate a percentage of purchases made by participants who choose Service Synergy as “their” non-profit. The first year’s donation from Fred Meyer will become scholarships for students learning and serving abroad. To “participate” with
If you would share this info with anyone who uses Fred Meyer or Amazon, you’d be doing a good thing! To encourage us, please let me know if you took either of these actions. As always, there is still the opportunity to make normal donations on our Donate
Bernie Weigand, President
Creating global citizens one friendship at a time
More people will find the NEW Casa Grace with its new AirBnB posting. When enough people visit, hospitality at Casa Grace will be a business management job for Norma, who grew up the children’s home across the street, and who now volunteers at their school teaching the children English and Computers. She has four amazing daughters aged 6-16, 3 of them at the school.
Please “Share” the listing page, or plan a trip yourself. 10% of income from bookings, which are tax-deductible donations, and all profits go the the caregivers at the children’s home.
We are “official!” Service Synergy’s non-profit paperwork is filed. The footwork began years ago in Tepic, and in Southern Oregon high schools. Now this fledgling website will be filling you in. The IRS has determined that we are tax exempt as of August 3, 2017. We await a few more teammates to step up, including a treasurer and advisors, both local and abroad.
You can view our public documentation on Our Purpose page.
You can find this image as a document with live links at Service Synergy Organizational Chart 1