• Sixth Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration- “Building Dreams Together.” A hosted, Oaxacan style benefit luncheon on May 1st, 2014. 12:00-1:00 pm at the Salem Convention Center. Please RSVP to info@friendsofpimpollo.org.

    Sixth Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration
  • At Friends of Pimpollo, our belief is that education is the key to effecting change in the world. Our work strives to promote opportunities through education in southern Mexico.

    Education effecting change in the world
  • A big round of applause for the St. John the Apostle fourth grade class- their efforts and generosity will provide nearly 750 meals for students at Símbolos Patrios Elementary School in Vicente Guerrero, Oaxaca. Thank you!!

    Students helping students
  • Libertad Primary School in Vicente Guerrero now has a music class. Seen in this photo, the school band performed traditional Oaxacan music at a recent ceremony for adult education graduates.  

    Music class at Libertad Primary School
  • Our mission, as a volunteer organization, is to develop and support education based projects and programs focused on poor children and their families of Mexican heritage. We are committed to providing unconditional love and support, improving their lives, and helping them move towards a better future and self-sufficiency through education. We will do this by… [Continue Reading]

    FOP debuts a new mission statement