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Great progress on school renovation!

By |December 30th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

The primary school at Mata de Caña is getting outside electrification, a partial new roof, screens, cleaned and painted window hardware and walls, a sidewalk, and working boys and girls latrines. The new, larger [...]

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Sewing classes continue after summer workshop

By |November 26th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Women who were in Adrianna Flavin's sewing classes during Somos Ohana Nicaragua's trip to Villanueva in July are continuing to hone their skills on the donated sewing machines which are now at the Instituto [...]

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Sewing machines and lessons focus of Summer 2022 trip

By |September 10th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

During this summer's visit of the Somos Ohana volunteers to Villanueva, Adrianna Flavin taught sewing skills for 2 weeks to 20 women, using 3 donated electric machines that the team took down this year. [...]

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Team Returns After Summer Trip

By |September 5th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Somos Ohana Volunteers returned in August from their 2022 visit to Villanueva. One of their projects is the annual luncheon for cancer patients. These folks receive a grant to cover transportation from Villanueva [...]

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Festivities in Rincón de García

By |July 22nd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

High school director Álvaro Francisco Mondragón Maldonado and a number of the students at Instituto Jose Dolores Estrada in Rincón de García celebrate cutting the ribbon and inaugurating their new perimeter fence which the [...]

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School new fence, veterinarian student scholarship

By |May 23rd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our latest project at the Instituto José Dolores Estrada secondary school in Rincón de García is a strong perimeter fence to protect the vegetable gardens the students will be growing and tending. It is [...]

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Nicaragua goes back to school Feb. 1

By |February 2nd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Students line up on the first day of the new school year to enter the secondary school at Rincon de Garcia, the Instituto Jose Dolores Estrada, greeted by the director of the South Villanueva [...]

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La Caretta students receive mid-morning snacks

By |November 20th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Children at the La Carreta elementary school enjoying the fruit of the season, oranges. This school has just started participating in our program of sending money monthly for the teachers to purchase local fruits [...]

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El Platanal School Snack

By |September 8th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The children of El Platanal School in the Villanueva Municipality are enjoying their first taste of cantaloupe as a mid-morning snack. Somos Ohana Nicaragua continues to provide money for the teachers to purchase local [...]

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New bikes to incoming students

By |July 24th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Sixteen incoming 7th graders to the secondary school at Rincon de Garcia received their new bikes recently. They and a parent signed an agreement to attend school and keep up their grades. Each new [...]

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