Empowering Poor, Rural Girls in Paraguay

 
$27,908
$67,092
Raised
Remaining
Apr 4, 2012

Girls Fix Impassible Road After Storm

Mbaracayu Girls Hard at Work
Mbaracayu Girls Hard at Work

 This picture depicts the typical conditions of the roads in the region of the school. After a recent storm, the already delicate roads heading out to the school and the hotel were further damaged and became simply inaccessible. As in many rural parts of Paraguay, the roads are not well maintained by the government. Most citizens accept this as their lot in life, but not the young women at the Mbaracayu Girls School. The girls from the school were highly motivated and worked hard to improve the conditions of the road. Not only do these entrepreneurial young women demonstrate how much they care about their school, but they continue to amaze everyone with how much they give to the community at large.

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Project Leader

Luis Sanabria

General Manager
Asuncion, Paraguay

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Map of Empowering Poor, Rural Girls in Paraguay