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- Managua, Nicaragua
- Closed on Thursday, 20th September 2018
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Rural communities all over the world want the power to lift themselves out of extreme poverty. This autumn, I will be travelling to Nicaragua in an attempt to empower these people, with the help of other fellow volunteers.
How will I do that?
As part of a Global Brigades - Business volunteering team, I will help locals without access to financial services better understand and run small businesses. I will provide guidance and counseling in how to create a long-term strategy. Along with the other Brigades (Medical, Engineering, Law, and Clean Water), we aim to address as many problems as possible during our 7-days stay and make a lasting impact on that community.
Why is this important?
Global Brigades is helping people help themselves. By securing immediate financial stability, disadvantaged families are able to plan for a better future in turn being more likely to send their kids to school and ensure a better life for them.
I strongly believe that your place of birth should not hinter your chances for a fulfilling life, so join me on this adventure and start changing the world now!
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I am an university student, a passionate volunteer, but most importantly a human being who is committed in ensuring that other have the same chances in life that i did.