Trip to Peru with Native American Aide

$1,740 of $3,000 goal

Raised by 25 people in 48 months
Arthur Jacobs  SANTA ROSA, CA

Hi My name is Arthur Jacobs. First off I want to acknowledge  my parents and my family, that supported me and helped me regain my health. I also want to thank the Dr.s who helped me physically and lastly the medicine people who showed me a way to have my spirit soar while I am planted here on earth.

I am raising money for a trip to Peru. 

I was hurt in an auto accident 32 years ago that left me with hemiplegia (paralysis of half my body). 31 years ago I met a buddhist healer who started me on this healing path. He introduced me to a Peruvian healer, Inti Cesar Malasquez, Inti who brought me to my first sweat lodge, introduced me to North American Native Medicine People. 

Here is a story I wrote about traveling with North American Native Medicine People that you might enjoy. and here is a language game I created to try and help save and revive a lost Native Language

Now I am trying to raise money to visit Inti in Peru during a festival  I have special needs (it comes with age and disability), I can not just hop on a plane and hop off at the festival. I will need a companion who speaks Spanish, and that will cost more than I have at my disposal  right now. I only need $3000 and then I should have enough. Thank you for your time!

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Update 25
45 months ago

Sorry I have not finished the story yet, but here is one about the Indians from where I live the story will open in a new window
The picture below was from the gift giving at Inti's. I took a picture of the woman who is smilling and showed it to her on my phone.
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Update 24
46 months ago

Carlos and I on the way to Inti's
(sorry the pictures may not be in order-this one should have been first-but please enjoy them)
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Update 23
46 months ago

Beauty above me!
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Update 22
46 months ago

Beauty below me!
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Amanda Prestyly
46 months ago

Good Luck Arthur, Im Happy for you !

Casey Murtagh
47 months ago

Good luck Arthur, I really hope you make it to Peru mate. :)

stephanie rothschild
47 months ago

Wishing you a wonderful trip! Love Stephanie Rothschild

Tom Eyman
47 months ago
Mike Jacobs
47 months ago

love you uncle arthur

Aaron Sachs
47 months ago

Good luck Arthur! Looking forward to hearing all about it when you get back.

Loren Appin
47 months ago

Buen Viaje Arthur! I'm expecting to hear you fluent in Spanish by the time you get back! ;)

christy lubin
47 months ago

Go Arthur!!!!!!! Si Se Puede!!!!!

Judith Derenzo
47 months ago

Best wishes for a wonderful journey!

Sarah Canner
47 months ago

Love you cousin Arthur!

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