1. This is a small film slash slide show, of what the Pura Vida Foundation is trying to do here in Peru. It also shows and talks about the new plans to build a new shelter that can rehabilitate and care for up to 50 kids.

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  2. This is a documentary of a young boy who was born with Congential Amputation of his left leg. Not only does Ricardo have to worry about his leg he also has to deal with, alcoholism, abuse, and extreme poverty. This small film shows the day to day struggles, of what Ricardo and his mother have to deal with.

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  3. This is the second part of an amazing story of a young boy who not only was born without his left leg, but was also given a life of extreme poverty and abuse. This small film shows the Pura Vida Foundation and a group of students from St. Jeromes University, improving the life of Ricardo by giving him a new prosthetic leg.

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  4. This is a small video of how on christmas, the Pura Vida Foundation goes to some of the most impoverished Andean communities in Peru to give food, warm clothes, and presents. For the past 5 years the Foundation gives more than 500 kids presents, and warm clothes. We also take our christmas spirit to 4 orphanages in one of the poorest areas in Cusco, Peru.

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  5. The Pura Vida Foundation thanks our volunteers and financial sponsors for the continued support, in allowing us to provide a safe family environment for up to seven children at our shelter for exploited and severely abused young girls.

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The Pura Vida Foundation

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This channel will be putting documentaries that show the social problems that are occuring in Cusco, Peru. These documentaries vary from the lack of health care, to the growing problem with child prostitution. And also how the Pura Vida Shelter is trying…


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This channel will be putting documentaries that show the social problems that are occuring in Cusco, Peru. These documentaries vary from the lack of health care, to the growing problem with child prostitution. And also how the Pura Vida Shelter is trying to give these amazing kids a second chance at life.

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