Paula Garcia

Christ's Strength, Our Strength

Read the story below about Rosalina and how the Women’s Social Work Site in Guatemala has given her the tools to learn that she can do anything she sets her mind to and how valuable she is. We want to share about the Woman’s Social Work Site and...

3 Years, 3 People, 3 Stories

Today we get a glimpse of how the Physical Therapy site in Nicaragua has been growing thanks to the work of the people it serves. Paul Beeghly shares from his experience: Serving with SI Nicaragua over the past three years, I have been impacted by how service-oriented and...

More than Mangos

We have been working with preschool-age children in the Quinigua (Santiago, DR) community for over three years at our Early Learning site. We prepare these children to enter school with the abilities required by our educational system. However, we try to go further. We pay attention to the...

A Woman Empowering Women

Heydi Vargas leads our Women’s Microfinance site in Costa Rica. Heydi has been on staff for two years and has cultivated a community of women that seek after the Lord’s heart while sharing each other’s burdens. Communities like San Miguel and Los Guido suffer from cycles of abuse,...

You and I are Students International

Children with special needs are some of the most vulnerable in all of society. In many places around the world, they are considered a burden or worse, even less than humans. BUT if you have spent even a few minutes with a special needs student, you have experienced...

Student Growth, Our Growth

Today we get to learn about how our Special Ed site in Guatemala grows and develops as its participants do! The Special Education site has had an incredible history of growth and development of the children with special needs in Magdalena and some surrounding communities. Since last year,...

Just a Dream?

Read today’s newsletter from the Agriculture site leader in Nicaragua, Holman Picado, and rejoice with us as we learn about pursuing dreams and achieving them with God’s guidance. Have you heard the famous quote of Eleanor Roosevelt about dreams? “The future belongs to those who believe in the...

Real people, long-term impact

Read today’s newsletter from Eric Miller in Jarabacoa, DR, and discover how real people are making a long-term impact in Jarabacoa, with SI. Aren’t short-term mission trips a big waste of money? Don’t people go on international mission trips so they can “serve the Lord” and take a...

Blessed to Bless

Today we get to learn about how things are going in Guatemala, and we are so excited to share that thanks to your support, these teenagers have been blessed and now are preparing to embark on a journey that will teach them so much! In SI Guatemala, we...

Feeding Mouths and Souls

Today you get the chance to learn about the Medical Site in Nicaragua! See how God works through your support and our staff’s work. God is eternal and shows us mercy every day. God guides the Medical site in spiritual growth and feeds our patients. This has allowed...