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An Adventure in Education

2018-03-27T15:26:35+00:00August 20th, 2013|Volunteering Nicaragua|

As Sandra walked into the kitchen the morning of our last day on trek wearing her backpack strutting proudly that's when it hit me. We weren't there just to see how other people live, or to experience another country, but to build a school so that Sandra and Maria can get the education that most [...]

Live Blogging During Travel to Nicaragua

2018-03-27T15:26:35+00:00August 18th, 2013|Volunteering Nicaragua|

I have a lot of time to kill while traveling to Nicaragua this very late evening earlier than normal morning. So why not spend some of that time live blogging my adventures? Here's how this is going to go down. I'll start with this post and come back and update it as much as I [...]

To Build a School in Nicaragua – Less Than a Week to Go

2018-07-17T18:25:09+00:00August 11th, 2013|Volunteering Nicaragua|

I Get to Build a School in Nicaragua The past several months my Husband has been working with buildOn and the Nicaraguan Embassy to obtain a Visa for one of the students joining us on the trek. In addition, the other student has been working to get her Passport renewed. In the interim, we have been [...]

I’m Going to Build a School in Nicaragua with buildOn

2018-07-17T18:26:44+00:00August 5th, 2013|Volunteering Nicaragua|

In May of this year, just around the time my life was turned upside down, I presented with the opportunity to travel to Senegal Africa. I was so excited. I immediately started a grass roots campaign to raise $4,000 ($2,000 for the school and roughly $2,000 for my travel expenses) in just 4 short weeks to [...]