In Memory of Isabel

In Memory of Isabel

On our latest trip to Nicaragua we were very sad to learn about the passing of one of our moringa champions, Isabel. Isabel received our Moringa Peer Educator training in 2013 and immediately put the knowledge she received into action. She personally struggled with a...
When does 40 = 900?

When does 40 = 900?

When we train 40 people and they turn around and share their new knowledge with 900 others! One of the most impacting thing we learned during our April trip to Nicaragua was that the 40 new moringa Peer Educators we trained in El Zapote and Granada just four months...
Partnering to Enrich Communities

Partnering to Enrich Communities

While returning from a great trip to Nicaragua, I was re-routed through El Salvador due to the bad weather in Houston and then got to spend the night in the San Fransisco airport 🙂 In the tradition of making lemonade out of lemons, I took my new-found extra time to...
Next Steps in Nicaragua & Haiti

Next Steps in Nicaragua & Haiti

This has been a month full of planning and preparation as we get ready for our next two training trips. Nicaragua in April: Visiting the two groups of new Peer Educators that we trained in December, we’ll see how their trees are doing and what they’ve been doing with...
Meet an Amazing Woman

Meet an Amazing Woman

This is Mercedes. She lives with her husband, Renee, in the village of Cristo Rey, Nicaragua.  A village that’s right across the dirt road from the city dump. Most of the adults in this place make their living as garbage pickers. Their houses are pieced together...