On Saturday March 10th, 54 people came out to the Friends Meeting in Chatham for dinner and a conversation with members of January 2018 delegation to Nicaragua.
Click here to see photos from the presentation.
Highlights from the delegation include:
*distributing $87,000 in support to our Nicaraguan partners
*participating in the inauguration of a PeaceWorks-funded water system for 34 homes and 66 students at the school in small community of El Apante
*releasing a dozen newly-hatched endangered sea turtles into the Pacific Ocean
*delivering badly need batteries for a solar power system for a community that otherwise has no electricity
*visiting the construction site that will soon be Axayacatl’s new center to support women fleeing domestic violence
*touring the new Chispas de Vida physical therapy building at the Mariposa Spanish school in Masaya.
*picking vegetables and fruits at a new farm built by Inhijambia to support their nutrition program for street kids
*celebrating the construction of two new homes for two women (and their children), who as young girls, got off the streets with Inhijambia’s caring support (a third home for a third woman and her children is being built with PeaceWorks support)
Download the delegation report here: