The Island of Widows – Chronicling a Devastated Community in Portraiture

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Chronic kidney disease from non traditional causes (CKDnt) is a condition characterized by a gradual loss of kid...

2014
Nicaragua

Training and Production: Making Baking Make Cents

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In 2014, World Connect launched Making Baking Make Cents, a project to provide business, leadership and technica...

2014
El Salvador

Bamboo Art

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Project Launch: 2/11/15

The community of El Rosario has high deforestation rates and ver...

2014
El Salvador

Recycled Artisan Workshops

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San Francisco Apanta is a small, rural town located in the middle of the mountains of El Salvador with a populat...

2014
El Salvador

Paint for Progress

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The youth in Guanacaste, Costa Rica face multiple problems, such as teenage pregnancy, domestic violence, drug a...

2014
Costa Rica

The Rolling Kitchen

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This project will serve as an extension to Empowered Kitchen, a recently completed World Connect project that wo...

2014
El Salvador

AMARMA Osa Transportation

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AMARMA Osa is a women’s recycling group that was formed a year ago by local community members who were concer...

2014
Costa Rica

Los Chiles School Garden Project

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Project Launch: 3/12/15

Los Chiles is an agricultural community in Costa Rica. The local...

2014
Costa Rica

Artisanal Women of Peña Hueca

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Comité de Mujeres Artesanales de Peña Hueca is a local women’s committee that was founded over ten years ago...

2014
El Salvador

Make Our Garden Grow: Vegetable Cultivation for Healthy Families

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For the past three years, the local Women’s Group in Las Nubes has been the only group to grow and sell vegeta...

2014
Costa Rica

Panaderia El Hornito

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The Women’s Group in Las Marias recently opened up a bakery. Before, community members had to travel by bu...

2014
El Salvador

Derivados de Maiz

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There is a very dominant machismo culture in Guanacaste that delegates women in charge of domestic responsibilit...

2014
Costa Rica

Leadership Workshops for Women‐led Directiva of Caserio El Pedernal

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The Women‐Led Directiva of Caserio El Pedernal is a newly formed initiative that collaborates with the local s...

2014
El Salvador

Lora/Leatherback Sea Turtle Beach Maintenance

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In 1959 in a beach side community in Costa Rica, hundreds of Olive Ridley (Lora) Sea Turtles began nesting on Pl...

2014
Costa Rica

Youth Baking and Entrepreneurship Class

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The Complejo Educativo Caserío Rancho Quemado (CECRAQ) is a school that serves the community of Rancho Quemado,...

2014
El Salvador

Reviving Costa Rica’s Coffee Traditions

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Café Los Volcanes is a family-owned, family-operated microbusiness that produces field-to table coffee using su...

2014
Costa Rica