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Luke’s Trip to Hogar de Fe, June 2014 Day 3;

Day 3 of this trip was just one of those days where everything just seemed to come together perfectly. A few of Team Ignite had …
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Luke’s Trip to Hogar de Fe, June 2014 Day 2;

Generosity The theme of this trip is Generosity.  And the greatest lesson we can teach these kids, and even the kids back home, is that …
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Luke’s Trip to Hogar de Fe, June 2014 Day 1;

“Why are we here?” This trip to Hogar de Fe is just like all our other trips…. UNIQUE. We have with us this time, a …
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Oakbrook Prep Students Help Orphans in Nicaragua

In 2008, Kelsey Perry, then a senior at Oakbrook, decided she wanted her senior project to help people less fortunate than herself. Using her love …
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Nicaraguan Kids Able to Attend School Thanks To Sister City Project in Royle

Thanks to students in the Royle Elementary School, ten disadvantaged children in Nagarote, Nicaragua, will be going to school this year. Big Brothers Big Sisters …
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GOCARE Director Develops Educational Programs in Nicaragua

GOCARE, Inc. is a non-profit organization that works to enable children and young adults with the fundamental belief that citizens may live a self-empowered life …
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New Tech Students Plan Service Trip to Nicaragua

When local teacher Anne Vallerga was a high school student in India, residents of a nearby slum would visit the school each week to use …
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Volleyball Team Begins Backpacking for Nicaragua Fundraising Campaign

The Gustavus Adophus volleyball team will be hosting “Backpacks For Nicaragua”, a fundraising effort benefitting the children of Nicaragua. The “Gusties” will provide donated backpacks …
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Students Travel to Nicaragua to Build Homes

A group of students from Irvington High School, along with three students from Croton-Harmon High School and three adult chaperons, will be taking an eight …
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Programs Try to End Food Poverty in Nicaragua

A volunteer project, ‘Eat United Nicaragua’ and a government-run program, “Programa Nacional de Alimentación Escolar” (National School meal program), are finding ways to end food …
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