Recent posts from: Leon2 – 7/24/2017


Deconstructing Poverty


Hello Family and Friends, This is Tammy and Tiffany. Today was truly an emotional day as we worked to deconstruct the cycle of poverty and begin our aid and development. Our first activity after breakfast was the Privilege Walk, in which we vulnerably discussed the...

Education Day!!


Today we had our first huevos (eggs) breakfast in Nicaragua, we had a wonderful talk from Blanca Rosa, a special needs educator in Leon. We learned lots, not only about students with special needs, but also lots of life lessons. Our favorite quote of the day was said...

Culture + Fun Day


Hola, parents and friends! We’re reporting to you from the end of our most hectic day in Nicaragua so far. Today was a pretty insanely amazing day. Even though we had to be up at 5:45 (which means we were up at 5), it was a exhilarating experience. We started...

History Day


Today we learned the history of Leon during our walking tours, as our in-country leaders helped us decode the beautiful murals that illustrate the politics and culture of this amazing city and country! We also visited the Indigenous Museum, and learned about the...

We have Arrived!


We made it to Leon, Nicaragua. We are all getting to know each other and enjoying eachothers company. Tomorrow we will be going on our first field trip. We are all super excited...
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