According to their official facebook page (spanish), the Altruism Festival is a charitable event that lends its support to 20 local charities with very diverse and valuable goals. By buying a ticket, the attendees are donation to the many causes these organizations help and they also get to enjoy samples of some of PV's most popular restaurants. The 14th Annual International Festival of Altruism is taking place this Sunday, May 6th.
The Altruism Festival has become a tradition in Puerto Vallarta. Year after year the best restaurants in town join this effort leaded by United States Consular Agent Kelly Trainor and theMarriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa to raise funds for a great number of local charities and non-profit organizations. And as of 2017, our own Fundación Punta de Mita supports Kelly and the selected social organizations. Over the years, Kelly has refined the the rules of participation to ensure that the money raised goes to those organizations who need it most.
The 14th Annual International Festival of Altruism is taking place this Sunday, May 6th, starting at 6pm in the beachfront garden at Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa featuring top 40 restaurants in the bay area offering samples of their best dishes on a wonderful ambience with live music, dancing, entertainment and great company.All proceeds will be donated to the 20 chosen charities and non-profit organizations who need your help. By buying a $400 pesos ticket, you are donating the money to the great causes of these extraordinary non-profits. Each charity will be given the opportunity to host a display at the festival to highlight the great impact they are having on the Puerto Vallarta community. The organizations welcome you to come by to meet them and look forward to receiving your support. Learn about how they work and volunteer opportunities.