Recent posts from: Riobamba 6-4-2022


Back in CA!


And the first delegation of the summer finally arrived back home… After spending extra time in Ecuador and traveling for multiple days, the RB1A GG Leaders and students had safely arrived in San Francisco, California on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022.  It was the...

RB1A Return Flight Information


Hello family and friends of the RB1A Global Glimpse delegation, We know you’re excited to see your Glimpsers, so we thought we would share the new return flight information so you know when and where to pick them up from the airport: Students are expected to arrive at...

Day 13: Our Bonus Day in Riobamba


T-MINUS 1 Day until Departure? We hope? Hey, y’all, it’s Hannah Gradowski, one of the Global Glimpse Leaders on this trip.  Two weeks ago, we set off on the adventure to Ecuador to learn about indigenous communities, meet new friends, work like a local,...

Day 12: Goodbye, or so we thought…


I didn’t plan on going back to bed in Ecuador tonight… Earlier in the day, we had woken up at 7:00 A.M. and got ready to leave Ecuador.  We headed to breakfast and we had granola with fruit. After breakfast, we headed to the Riobamba Airport where we...

Day 11: We don’t say Goodbye, we say Hasta Luego


CAP Day 3… Sort of.  Today has proven that the best plan is no plan. We (Areli & Adreanna) woke up with the plan for the whole day and everyone was excited to finally finish our projects. Just to find out that our whole day was cancelled. We found out that...

Day 10: CAP Attack!


  a worm. You crawl through the muddy dirt into a beautiful, sunny day. You see Global Glimpsers putting up fence posts, painting soccer fields, and sanding play structures. Chimborazo glows in the distance. Your five hearts fill with happiness.  Hi, what is up...

Day 9: Cap Day 1


It’s raining plants and dogs! Today is June 13th, 2022, and the start of our CAP (Community Action Project) which is one of the true hearts for this trip. In this project, we took on three tasks at a local elementary school Colegio 9 de Octubre which include:...