Recent posts from: Constanza 1 7-5-2024


Dancing, dancing, and more dancing!


Welcome back to the blog families and friends! Today being community day, we woke up at 6 am to eat some nice eggs and toast at 7. We then got ready to go to the community Cañada de las Palma to visit our host families, help out, and connect. Every family welcomed us...

BEACHHHH!


Hi family, friends, and whoever else is reading this! Today was an amazing day. We all had so much fun! Today started with an amazing breakfast which was pancakes, eggs, and fruit. The fruit here is absolutely amazing. Followed by breakfast was what felt like a...

Immigration


Good evening parents, families, and friends, Today we had immigration day, we traveled from Constanza to Juan Dolio to learn about the ongoing issues surrounding Haitian immigrants in the DR. We visited the ASCALA organization and learned about the struggles Haitians...

Free Day Fiesta!!


Hello from the Dominican Republic again, Today we started our day a little slow because we were able to wake up a little late!  After waking up, we had a wonderful start to our day with some delicious pancakes and scrambled eggs with some very good homemade iced tea,...

Our Gratitude


Hello from the DR!! We started the day off with a nice breakfast which was ham and cheese sandwiches which were extremely good! We then had a nice mental warm-up which prepared us for the day, which was followed by the Multiuso Coacher activity which was directed by...

Bell Peppers and Cucumbers


We started the day by visiting the greenhouse, where we got to pick weeds and bell peppers. During our time there we got to see the amount of detail required for picking the fruits because of the high standards in the US. We are all very shocked to see how although...

Dance and Art Funzies!!


Today was our first day as Leaders of the Day, and we made Clay Masks that are relevant to Dominican culture and its Mardi Gras tradition that was led by “Gato” or Dario Victoriano, who is a well-known and accomplished clay mask maker in the Dominican...