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Blog Posts

Arriving in El Porvenir
By: admin
In: News
Feb 14, 2017

New volunteer Sam Faktorow (USA) shares his initial thoughts on arriving in El Porvenir to work with Honduras Child Alliance. This isn’t my first time abroad. Growing up, I was fortunate enough to have parents who believed in the value of travel and experiencing other cultures. Various life experiences have taken me to far off […]

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Our Wish
On: Dec 24, 2016
By: admin
In: News

The November/December session of our 9th annual Vacation Activities Program (VAP) concluded a week and a half before Christmas. As every year that has come before, it was a huge success. Our students and volunteers will resume the program at the beginning of January for an additional 4 weeks.   Vacation Activities Program This year’s […]

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Generosity Never Forgotten
On: Dec 9, 2016
By: admin
In: News

PEP+ stands for Porvenir English Program+ and includes teaching English, computers, and so much more! Our HCA volunteers work at three locations in El Porvenir, but the PEP2 afternoon group has always been the largest.  PEP2 is located in the neighborhood closest to the pineapple fields called Barrio La Mitch. Having originated our programs at […]

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Skills for the Future
On: Dec 1, 2016
By: admin
In: News

In this day and age, technological literacy is a necessity among almost all societies, third and first world. At Honduras Child Alliance, our international volunteers teach our students the basic technology skills they will need in the future. Some tasks may seem oversimplified to a kid living in the suburbs of New York or London, […]

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We Love LUV
On: Oct 28, 2016
By: admin
In: News

Honduras Child Alliance is proud to be a Level Up Village (LUV) global partner! LUV provides STEAM (science, tech, engineering, arts, & math) enrichment courses that promote design thinking and problem-solving between our students in Honduras and a partner school in the United States. Our HCA volunteers work with the engaging LUV curriculum to deliver […]

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Soles4Souls – by Tim Flanagan
On: Jul 26, 2016
By: admin
In: News

Last Friday, we canceled all of our regular classes and worked with a visiting organization to hand out shoes to the children of El Porvenir. Soles4Souls is a nonprofit enterprise “committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing.” According to their website, they have distributed 26 million pairs of shoes in […]

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A Community Learning Center – a dream (almost) come true!
On: Jul 7, 2016
By: admin
In: News

Have you heard? We have found an awesome property that will hopefully become our PEP2 Community Learning Center by the end of September! It’s official! Last week we signed a lease-purchase agreement to buy our very own classroom for the children, teens, and adults who live near the pineapple fields. To make this a permanent classroom for the HCA […]

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45 New Uniforms!
On: Feb 2, 2016
By: admin

The school year in Honduras runs from February thru November, so yesterday was the first day of school in El Porvenir! This year HCA was able to give out 45 uniforms to our students thanks to the generosity of our donors. I can’t tell you how happy and excited they were to receive them! They had been […]

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Another Day in the Life!
On: Sep 22, 2015
By: admin

A day in the life of our Honduras Child Alliance Volunteers! Our volunteers come from all over the world and generally work with us for two months, three months, six months, and even a year! We welcome volunteers of all ages and backgrounds and we invite you to apply!

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A day in the life at VAP!
On: Jan 29, 2015
By: admin

by Alice Morton-Nicholl (UK) I live with four others in Volunteer House 1 (VH1). It’s a pretty nice house and just down the street from the beach. I share a room with two other girls and there’s another room with two guys in it.  There’s also Celina and Allyson who live in a tiny house […]

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