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22 July I’ve been at the school for 3 days now and the differences between the ways they are able to implement programs and add to the quality of education here as opposed to Cazucá is astonishing.  This school is … Continue reading

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Trip to the School on the River

22 July The school that the Foundation directly supports in Quibdó is part of a consortium of schools all headed by the same principal.  One of the schools is a small 2-room school house that sits 45 minutes away from … Continue reading

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Quibdó

21 July – I knew before arriving that Quibdó was going to be hot, but it was literally the hottest and most humid place I have ever been and stepping off the plane was like walking into a sauna.  Quibdó … Continue reading

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20 July 2010 Big day!  My coworker/friend Monica’s Birthday!  Which meant that because of Milena’s failure to complete the task, I, as the resident gringa, and therefore the only one with supposedly no knowledge of this delightful Colombian custom, was … Continue reading

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Creciendo en Amor

17 July 2010 I helped lead a workshop for mother’s in the community through program called  Creciendo en amor.  We covered several topics including the sexual development of children as they reach adolescence and beyond.  The mother’s drew pictures of … Continue reading

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14 July 2010 The foundation is helping to construct second floors on the classrooms in the upper school so that more children can attend.  We went up to take pictures of the construction and talk to the workers, who asked … Continue reading

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7 July 2010 Altos de Cazucá is Comuna 4 of the city of Soacha: Soacha is also the name of the city center.  I finally made it there to see a show put on by different youth groups of Altos … Continue reading

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