Paula Garcia

Pictures that Change Lives

Watch the video below and meet Clemente from the Media Site at Cienfuegos, Santiago, DR. Learn how through taking pictures and making videos, God is at work. If you want to be part of what is happening in Santiago, visit our website or make a gift today!

A Channel of Blessings

Today we hear a story from the Field! Even during the Summer With No Teams, their work in the community serving God is possible, thanks to you! Meet Juan Centeno, who began working with Students International in July of 2014 and serves at the Casa Verde Community Center...

Discover a Calling that Transforms Lives

Thanks to your support, ministries like these were able to survive The Year With No Teams. We are now going through summer with almost no teams. The summer is not over yet, and our ministries need your support. Today, learn about what is happening in Jarabacoa thanks to...

Family Helping Family

Today we want to share a story of the impact the Appropriate Technology site in Guatemala has had on Joel and Anabela’s family. Thanks to your support, projects like this one are possible. You play a critical role in the stories we share! Read the story and see...

Building Relationships through Social Work

As you have been hearing from us about Operation Rebuild SI and why we need your help, we want to keep you updated with how our sites are doing. Today, we invite you to read about our Women’s Social Work Site in Nicaragua: We started the year by...

Beyond Medicine

Have you heard about Operation Rebuild SI? We’re grateful for counting on people like you! Today, we want to share with you why we need your help: We had almost no teams last year, and this summer, 75% of our teams –over 900 students– had to cancel their missions...

Pushing through Adversity

Today’s story comes from our Tutoring Center in Costa Rica! Our tutoring center, led by Lily Azofeifa, aims to break the chains of poverty through education. We provide a safe, Christ-centered learning environment for the children in Los Guido de Desamparados. Los Guido is a community weighed down...

Over an Empty Field

Today’s story comes from our Education Site in Los Higos, Jarabacoa, DR! Over seven years ago, Hector Rosario stood in his community of Los Higos and looked out over an empty field filled with trash. As he stood there, God gave him a dream. Hector no longer saw...

Space for Growth

Today’s story comes from our Appropriate Technology Site in Guatemala! Every year, we ask our site leaders to look for ways to adapt their sites to the challenges we see in the communities. Over the past year, we have seen many more students choose to drop out of...

Mending Hearts and Lives

Today’s story comes from our Construction Site in Nicaragua! The Construction Site in Nicaragua has been busy the past few months. We have two groups of teenagers who attend that have either dropped out of school or are trying to figure out what they want to do next...