Contributions to all Little Explorer, Big World: The Adventures of Pili are now tax-deductible and will be received through our fiscal sponsor, The Safina Center, a charity recognized as tax-exempt by the IRS under Section 501(c)(3). The Safina Center is recognized by Intelligent Philanthropy for its commitment to transparency. ****** Make sure you clearly express that your donation is towards The Adventures of Pili if when you donate to The Safina Center using Paypal or Check! ******
If using PayPal or credit card: Please complete the donation form here. It will connect you to PayPal The Safina Center Paypal to finalize payment. Please make sure you contact them mentioning the donation you made and our project.
If you would prefer to send a check: Please make it payable to The Safina Center and make sure you let them is a donation for The Adventures of Pili. The address is
The Adventures of Pili c/o
The Safina Center, 80 North Country Road, Setauket, NY 11733.
With donations through our fiscal sponsor, we hope to greatly expand our activities in 2019, including:
- PRINTING of free books: Raise $USD5,000 to be able to donate 1,000 free copies of The Adventures of Pili in New York to children with limited resources. Your tax-deductible contribution will go directly to cover the costs of printing and distribution.
- BOOK DEVELOPMENT: Raise $USD7,000 to develop our second book: The Adventures of Pili in Colombia. Your tax-deductible contribution will go directly to cover the costs of layout and design, character development, illustration, coloring, copyediting, multilingual translations, etc
- EDUCATION and workshops with Kike Calvo: Raise $USD10,000 to visit schools, present the book to children and develop presentations and workshops. Your tax-deductible contribution will go directly to cover the costs of training materials and related expenses to educational opportunities with myself personally in classes in developing countries, especially in rural and remote areas.
For additional information please visit safinacenter.org. We will also be happy to personally speak on the phone to you or your committee to discuss these exciting ideas.