Your contribution, however small, can make a huge difference to the lives of ordinary and hard-working people living in isolated communities along the Salkantay trail.


You could make a monetary donation. Your money will be invested in one of the projects currently being implemented by Yanapana.


If you want to make a donation as an IRS Tax deduction (USA) please:


Make checks payable to “Philanthropic Ventures Foundation” (PVF) and write “Generosity in action/ Yanapana Project” as the memo note in the check or in the cover note.


Checks should be send to:


Generosity in Action

c/o Philanthropic Ventures Foundation

1222 Preservation Park Way - Oakland, CA 94612-1201.


Once a donation is received at PVF it will be acknowledged and the donor will be sent a confirmation letter indicating that Generosity in Action/PVF is a 501(c)3 charitable foundation and that the donation is tax deductible in the US.


You can also make donations by credit card securely over the internet. Please click this button:









Which leads to a form to fill out that allows you to make donations to Generosity in Action.

Once you are at Generosity in Action page, chose the amount of money you want to donate - and select the "Yanapana Peru (Peru)" program.  


Once you are at PVF/Donate page, locate the section "Designated Funds" - click the button for "Generosity in Action" - and specifiy in the text box "Yanapana" There is a 3% administrative fee for internet transactions.


Should you prefer to donate funds directly to Yanapana Perú, please fill out the form on the following page: 







Please send it back to, taking care to include is as an attachment. For security reasons, we advise people not to include sensitive financial information in the body of an email.