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UC Berkeley Spring Break in Nicaragua 2014
$17,331 of $39,800
44% of goal
Completed, Thank You!
20 volunteers needed
50% of goal

UC Berkeley Spring Break in Nicaragua 2014

Start Date: Mar 21, 2014 12:00 AM
End Date: Mar 30, 2014 10:00 PM

Volunteer Activity Description:
Work in collaboration with local students on school farm projects and learn organic agriculture techniques

Participate in discussions and workshops about local and international environmental issues, local history, and culture

Practice your Spanish with the local community

Shop at local markets, learn to salsa dance, climb a volcano, and have the adventure of a lifetime!

http://www.globalstudentembassy.org/exchange-programs/university-programs/nicaragua-university-exchange-program/

Volunteers (10) View All
Diana Escamilla
$1,990
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$1,990
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Jessica Donham
$1,990
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$2,016
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Kelly Archer
I am a student at UC Berkeley studying Math and Environmental Engineering. In Chacaraseca, Nicaragua... read more
my team and I will assist local primary schools by constructing gardens, teaching workshops and initiating farming projects. This experience will provide me with a broader bank of knowledge that will assist me in creating innovative and perceptive ideas regarding environmental protection and sustainable food systems. I can see this trip reinforcing my passion for teaching, problem solving, and organic farming.
$1,990
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$2,015
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Paige Brown
$1,990
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$2,016
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Quinn Miller
$1,990
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$2,016
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robin Rivera
I am a senior at UC Berkeley majoring in social welfare. My heart is on fire to serve and use my lif... read more
e experience to help others in need while also setting an example for my 4 yr old daughter to help others. I'd like to promote healing and sustainability. Im passionate about dance, yoga, climbing, surfing and other ways of using my body to connect deeper to life.
$1,990
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$1,001
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Sara Cate Jones
I'm a third-year student at UC Berkeley majoring in Linguistics and Development Studies. I'm interes... read more
ted in traveling, community organizing, and alternative education. I believe that experiential learning is one of the best ways to empower youth.
$1,990
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$0
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Sidney Lee
$1,990
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$2,016
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Sydney Johnson
I am a sophomore at UC Berkeley studying Public Health and Conservation Resource Studies. I believe ... read more
everyone should have access to healthy, nutritious food, as well as an understanding of where their food comes from and its impact on the environment we are all a part of. I enjoy fruit, running, and riddles.
$1,990
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$2,016
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Sylvia Bracamonte
My name is Sylvia. I am studying Social Welfare at UC Berkeley and I am minoring in Global Poverty a... read more
nd Practice. I am passionate about fighting for social justice and equality in our community, as well as on a global scale. It is important to me to leave my son in a world that is better than the one which I inherited. I will strive, each day, to do my part to fight for equality and human rights.
$1,990
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$1,990
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