Project Esperanza

Project Esperanza is a non-profit organization that began as and remains a Virginia Tech student organization. Project Esperanza serves to connect the Blacksburg, Virginia community and the Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic community through service. Our programs are designed to work toward breaking the cycle of poverty present among the lower social classes in these two communities, as well toward breaking the cycle of apathy present among the upper classes.

Louran

Louran
Photo from Progress Report 'A New Boy' (view small | med | large | orig)

David, at work in the DR

David, at work in the DR
Photo from Progress Report 'Still hopeful' (view small | med | large | orig)

shoe box solar oven testing day

shoe box solar oven testing day
Photo from Progress Report 'Solar Energy, Passports, & More!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Getting passports

Getting passports
Photo from Progress Report 'Solar Energy, Passports, & More!' (view small | med | large | orig)

shoe box solar oven construction

shoe box solar oven construction
Photo from Progress Report 'Solar Energy, Passports, & More!' (view small | med | large | orig)
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