Recent posts from: Trip Blogs 2019


the spirit with which we continue


Hey GG fam! Lola here, one of the GGLs from B1D! I was Líder Del Dia today and boy was it a day! “Success is not about the destination but the spirit with which you continue” // Alex Noble We were off to an emotional start this morning saying goodbye to our beloved...

Free Day #2


“Let us pick up our books and pens. They are our most powerful weapons. One child, one book, one pen, and one teacher can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai I was told free day would be the easiest day to be the leader of the day. This turned out to be a lie....

Community Action Project (CAP) 1


Hi, this is Hurley and Ashley! Today was our first day of the Community Action Project. It was a struggle to get everyone organized and work under the rain, but despite the on and off rain, it was one of our most productive days. We started off by assigning everyone...

Global Business Day


Hey everyone!!! It’s Jayla and Rubi, we’re today’s Leaders of the Day. We woke up really early today (5:45) and we took a long bus ride to Salinas. We didn’t go to La Estancia today for breakfast and instead had egg sandwiches, orange juice,...

Day 10- Deconstructing Poverty


Hey all! Today we worked with kids in the Manitas Trabajadoras organization to help them sell candies and shine shoes for a couple hours. The purpose of the organization is to help the kids stay off the street and in school while still supporting their families....

Our last full day in Riobamba!


Hola! Today was our last day at the CAP (Community Action Project)  project. We arrived at San Juan Senior Home in the morning to finish up our projects. We divided ourselves into groups to continue our work. The garden group successfully finished their projects by...