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Earliest stages of bed preparation Parent and teacher preparing Candelaria soil Candelaria Elementary student "Senor Lopez" Signing the School Garden "Contract"

SosteNica

Org #16845
Vetted since 2013 Site Visit Verified
2000
year founded
$41,981
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

SosteNica promotes sustainable economic and community development in Nicaragua. Our loan programs strengthen Nicaraguan communities. The training and technical assistance programs we provide ensure the success of our rural borrowers. Our housing program embodies environmental values while affording low-income families a dignified place to live. In the U.S., SosteNica offers socially conscious investors an opportunity to use financial resources constructively, to have a positive impact on one of the poorest nations in the Americas, while preserving their capital and earning annual interest. Thanks to SosteNica, many of the productive poor of Nicaragua -- small farmers and micro-enterpris... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
Alan Wright
Alan Wright
Joe DeNicola
Joe DeNicola
Team
Joe DeNicola, Leysman Mendez
Organization Information
1019 Ashley Road
West Chester, PA 19382
United States
610-399-5228

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #6169618252
Organization Information
1019 Ashley Road
West Chester, PA 19382
United States
610-399-5228

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #6169618252

Project Reports

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May 16, 2019
Students, Parents and Teachers Dig In
In previous years, work in SosteNica's school garden program has been restricted to the oldest students (5th and 6th graders) in each school, working with SosteNica staff.  This year, the Garden...
Feb 25, 2019
Promoters spread the word
2019 marks the start of SosteNica’s third year working to provide clean cook stove technology to rural households in Nicaragua. This year our EcoCentro staff has trained 8 rural promoters living...
Jan 22, 2019
Curriculum Development
Unlike in many other parts of the world, the school year in Nicaragua begins in January (not August or September).  2019 marks the start of SosteNica's fifth year promoting school gardens in...
 
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