Luke has talked about his experiences with ORPHANetwork in Nicaragua before, which inspired him to create The Ignite Fund for Orphans, which is a key element of Hillier Ignite’s goal to create educational and economic opportunities for young people in the developing world as a means of promoting democracy.
This trip in particular was focused on teaching children to apply and interview for jobs. This is done as a means to break the cycle of extreme poverty by increasing education and expanding their opportunities.
Such a philosophy is meant to empower youth and give them the energy and hope for the future. As the doorway says in Spanish, “Dream. Believe. Achieve.”