Recent posts from: Leon1 – 7/20/2017


Education Day


Today, the two of us woke everybody up at 7 AM, by banging on their doors till someone opened the door. everyone had a little less than an hour to get up and get ready before we had to go to breakfast at Imabite. After breakfast, we headed back here to the hostel and...

Free Day


It was a fun, exhausting day. The morning call of the day is at 8:00 A.M. It is our first fun day in Leon, Nicaragua. We had so many ideas about what we wanted to do and where to go. After breakfast, we went to the supermarket to resupply our snacks and basic needs....

Deconstructing Poverty Day


We did so much today! To start off the day, we visited our CAP partner Blanca Rosa Cruz at Educación especial, which is a school for special needs children living in Nicaragua. We learned about how the school runs, and were even able to meet some of the kids! It was...

LIVING LIKE A LOCAL!


Today we were given a glimpse of how people in poverty live their everyday lives. Reparto Tomas Borges is a community that was founded by people who had nowhere to live, so with the help of the government, they took the land and established what it is today. We...

Culture And Fun Day!! :)


This morning, Isa and I got everybody up bright and early at 6 am, beginning to prepare all of our clothes and stuff for a fun day at the beach.  After getting a nice breakfast and having a nice mental warmup for the events of the day, we hopped onto the bus for our...
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