05 Jun
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Unrest in Nicaragua

As you are probably aware, since mid-April there have been numerous civic demonstrations throughout Nicaragua protesting policies and practices of the Nicaraguan government. These demonstrations have been sporadic and unpredictable, and in many cases, have ended in numerous injuries and fatalities. As a result, it is not safe for us to lead volunteer groups to […]

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Couples Trip Recap
May 5, 2018 bridgestocommunity

From April 14th to 18th, a group of 5 couples had a great week where we built homes for 2 very deserving families. The Hernandez Jarquin family which consists of six members that spans three generations lives in Mojon, a small farming community located a 30-­‐minute drive from the city of Jinotega in Nicaragua. The […]

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Pembridge Trip Recap
February 19, 2018 bridgestocommunity

During the most recent trip from January 20th – 27th, the ‘Pembridge and Friends’ group constructed two sturdy, cinderblock homes that are hurricane and earthquake resistant. The home’s recipients worked right alongside them. “It was amazing to see these local small men lifting huge cinder blocks and bags of concrete up hills and down long […]

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