The Luena Foundation is extremely excited to announce our partnership with United Kidz Soccer Development (UKSD)! UKSD is an amazing organization working around the globe to improve the lives of children and youth through soccer development and community outreach programs. UKSD currently has programs established throughout the United States, […]
We recently concluded our time in Cochabamba, Bolivia and have set out to explore South America and get to know other organizations across the continent. Amidst a whirlwind of semi-packed suitcases and organizational details, we wanted to take the opportunity to enumerate the ways the Luena Foundation has made a […]
The foothills of the Andes Mountains surround Cochabamba from all sides. Regardless of the time of day or weather, looking out at the horizon here provides spectacular views. Since our arrival in Cochabamba, we’ve been eager to explore the tiny mountain communities of people who live where the city-dwellers below […]
Our first radio interview just prior to our event in El Gastor on April 28th when we celebrated Luena’s short but beautiful life. Estrella and Elias explain the circumstances that led to Luena’s passing, and the lives she changed in the process.
Friday July 13th in El Gastor was an unforgetable day filled with love, laughs and many memories! The Luena Foundation and Ayuntamiento of El Gastor hosted our friends from the Association de Discapacitados de Algodonales (ADIAL) / UED de Upacesur Algodonales, and the Centro del Dia de El Gastor / […]
On March 3, 2018, Ryan and Emily, the co-founders of the Luena Foundation, had a sleep-over party at their house with three of their children’s friends. Throughout the evening there was homemade pizza, popcorn and plenty of dancing. The kids wound down by watching the movie CoCo and were all […]