TGL From the Road: Nicaragua #2

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Varina Teaching Her Ways

EI contributes so much to the local community of Granada, Nicaragua, that sometimes it is hard to believe it is all accomplished with only five full time team members. Not only do they teach and mentor the children, but they manage the day to day “business” of a not for profit organization, which is no easy task. The high school … Read More

TGL From The Road: Nicaragua #1

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The Giving Lens Travel Photography Workshops with a Purpose

“Meeting Empowerment International” After countless hours spent in airports, airplanes and vehicles, the first group of participants in The Giving Lens Nicaragua arrived in Granada, Nicaragua only be greeted with thunder, lighting, and the occasional downpour of tropical rains, typical of this central American city. After finding our rooms, unpacking, and getting to know each other, we were greeted at … Read More

Another Trip for TGL in 2012!

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December Trip — TGL: Israel-Palestine [space] Christmas is often bogged down with materialism, long, exhausting trips to the mall, and showering our family with mostly useless junk. Think – in 2011, we spent $35 Billion Dollars shopping for Christmas. Why not ditch the malls, the cheap gifts, and the consumer-driven mentality and instead join us to make a difference? This … Read More

A Scholarship for TGL: Nicaragua!

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Okay here is +The Giving Lens big announcement! Did you want to join us in NIcaragua but simply couldn’t afford it due to setbacks beyond your control? Love photography, traveling, and have an insatiable urge to make a difference in the world? We want to hear from you! Because … We are doing a SCHOLARSHIP for our trip to NICARAGUA … Read More