Project Mano Amiga

Proyecto Mano Amiga is a community center in Balgue, Ometepe, Nicaragua. This collaborative effort with U.S. NGO Project Bona Fide and Totoco Community Development Center provides a community center on the ground floor and a community library on the second floor. This community center is the “base” of information for Balgue, Ometepe, Nicaragua as well as many surrounding villages – well over 1000 children and parents.  Some of its programs include a woman’s sewing cooperative, computer and technology classes, and tutorials for struggling students.

2nd Annual North Meets South: A Beautiful Culinary Affair

Purchase your tickets! TALICA: The Teaching and Learning Initiative for Central America presents The 2nd Annual: North Meets South: A Beautiful Culinary Affair! The celebrated Canadian Culinary Ambassador specializing in Maritime Cuisine, Chef Alain Bosse, aka The Kilted Chef, the soulful Chef Darin Sehnert of Mansion on Forsyth Park and the director and chef […]

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GA educator with students


CNN: Teacher’s extraordinary passion to help kids A Georgia teacher’s passion and curiosity about her immigrant students’ homelands led to a path that changed her life and those she’s touched – forever.

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