Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico

by Nuestra Escuela, Inc
Play Video
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Rebuild a School for 120 Students in Puerto Rico
Feb 6, 2022

Challenges continue...

Challenges continue to be part of daily life at Nuestra Escuela, yet they invite us to collectively rethink and build new forms of resilience. Going back to school in the last stage of 2020 was super encouraging. We managed to finish the semester with all the health and safety measures in place. We transformed our facilities and evolved to continue to be a community where love and care merge into learning in every classroom.

Physical distancing did not prevent our students from participating in decision-making at the school. The video conferences and virtual meeting technologies allowed us to remain close to each other and make crucial decisions regarding the school's future during a raging pandemic. Training for academic staff continued to be an administrative and programmatic priority for Nuestra Escuela. During the recess, school personnel took a break to focus on campus beautification. We painted our centers and continued the construction of the Caguas school cafeteria. To do this, we installed new equipment and identified funding opportunities for kitchen equipment. Every day we are one step closer to completing the construction of our Resilient First Response Center. 
Finally, we fulfilled one of our significant goals: purchasing Nuestra Escuela in Caguas from the Municipality. In addition, the expansion of our headquarters continues with the remodeling of the Patria building, which will house, among other things, three new rooms classrooms, and a store for students to sell products made at school. Reasons for continuing to provide free, quality education in Puerto Rico abound.
Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Nuestra Escuela, Inc

Location: Caguas - Puerto Rico
Website:
Project Leader:
Ana Yris Guzman Torres
Caguas, Puerto Rico
$69,677 raised of $100,000 goal
 
376 donations
$30,323 to go
Donate Now
lock
Donating through GlobalGiving is safe, secure, and easy with many payment options to choose from. View other ways to donate

Nuestra Escuela, Inc has earned this recognition on GlobalGiving:

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.