x

Uncategorized

El Porvenir: At the Outset
By: Maggie Dekker
Jun 26, 2017

By Lauren Moran, HCA Volunteer May-July 2017 I’ve been in El Porvenir, Honduras, for almost a week now, and yet somehow it feels like a month. I settled in to my new home — a volunteer house right on the beach that I currently share with six other volunteers — very quickly, and slowly but […]

Read more ›
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 […]

Read more ›
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!

Read more ›
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 […]

Read more ›
Soles4Souls in El Porvenir
On: Dec 10, 2014
By: admin

After months of preparation, it finally happened and our big project in partnership with Soles4Souls, Inc. was a great success! With help from the Bomberos Porvenir and additional volunteers from Soles4Souls, the Honduras Child Alliance was able to distribute over 300 pairs of shoes to the children in El Porvenir! We are so proud to partner with […]

Read more ›
Building Baños with Belinda & Ram
On: Apr 2, 2014
By: admin

Many, many thanks to Belinda & Ram (yes, the same two who built our computer lab) for bringing a work-group of hard-working and hard-playing co-workers and friends all the way from North Carolina to El Porvenir.  We totally appreciate the help and hope you’ll be back again next year! Here’s what they did!

Read more ›
Farewell Lis and Thank You!!
On: Sep 17, 2013
By: admin

Lisanne Pols (Holland)  was our HCA Project Manager from January 2013 thru August 2013. She came to El Porvenir via volunteering in an elementary school in northern Canada and teaching English as a second language in New Zealand. Originally from Holland, Lis graduated university with a degree in psychology. Lis was instrumental in supporting the HCA […]

Read more ›
Rosa’s Kinder, by Juliane Back (Germany)
On: Jul 6, 2013
By: admin

 First things first:  Working in Rosa’s Kinder is an inspiring, joyful, overwhelming and sometimes heartbreaking job. You will find yourself every single day saying: “Awwwww. . . ! “Oh my god, these kids are sooooo cute!“ “Can I take all them home?!“ “No, you are not allowed to take the pencil, eraser, crayon, etc. home!” […]

Read more ›
HELP WANTED – Project Manager – Free Housing!
On: Apr 19, 2013
By: admin

Update:  The Project Mgr position has been filled thru August 2014. If you are interested in 2014-2015, please contact us at volunteer@honduraschildalliance.org. Thanks! HELP WANTED – PROJECT MANAGER, SEPT 2013 – SEPT 2014 (can also potentially be from January 2014 – January 2015) Honduras Child Alliance is seeking a Project Manager to manage our El Porvenir […]

Read more ›