Scenes from the Road - Fiji

Monthly Archives: August 2014

Loloma and Volcom Bring Backpacks to Fiji

This time of year our young people turn their thoughts back to the classroom. Whether it is stocking up on pencils and notebooks or preparing for those long nights of study. The kids in Fiji went through this transition in January--- (their school year and seasons are almost exactly opposite of North America). But when you live in a small village in Fiji it’s not quiet as easy coming up with school supplies by running to the nearest Staples are

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“One light per bure” and Volcom bring the gift of light to “Fiji Midnight”

  Our volunteer teams call it “Fiji Midnight.” Pitch darkness after the sun disappears. It is beautiful, peaceful and still. Unique to our world filled with artificial light. It is somewhat “exotic” to a handful of American volunteers. Charming, quaint. Unless you’re a student learning to read, a mother mending clothes a father fixing a broken piece of equipment ---then its just dark! Last October the Volcom Corporation’s ”Give Back

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Touch Thousands of Lives: Join Our Team of Volunteers

“If you want to touch the past, touch a rock. If you want to touch the present, touch a flower. If you want to touch the future, touch a life.” Loloma Foundation is an all-volunteer organization. During our yearly missions close to one hundred volunteers from the U.S. touch the lives of literally thousands of our brothers and sisters in the South Pacific. They give of themselves freely, frequently working ten and twelve hour days in unfamiliar

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