Tag Archives: Villa El Carmen Community

Nicaragua benefit dinner

Nicaragua Benefit Dinner in Pittsburgh

Posted on 18. Oct, 2011 by .


Dear Friends of Nicaragua, A Gran Pacifica intern from Pitt didn’t know what he was getting himself into when he talked to the local priest in the small village of Villa el Carmen one night last spring over a couple beers. In fact, it was only when he came knocking early the next morning to […]

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Bridge finished

Gran Pacifica and Rotary supports Notre Dame team changing the lives of a community with a bridge

Posted on 12. Sep, 2011 by .


A few weeks ago, Gran Pacifica had the unexpected pleasure of assisting seven engineering students from the Engineering School at Notre Dame in the United States. They, along with a professional advisor from Bridges to Prosperity, Engineer Mike Paddock, came to Nicaragua months ago to select a location for a suspension bridge. The final location […]

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