Growing Closer

Connecting Communities That Care
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Our Purpose

For over a decade, Comunidad Connect has worked to alleviate poverty and create sustainable change in Nicaragua and most recently in the Dominican Republic. With our local partners, we create programs that improve community health, empower youth through sports, and support sustainable community development.

Bentoberfest V: Together For Health

Our global community came together on Oct. 24th for a virtual fundraiser like no other. We premiered a brand new video that features Jon Thompson, Ben and Karen Thrower, and dear friends in Nicaragua as they presented our inaugural Caregiver Of The Year Award. Thank you so much to all who attended and supported. Check out the button below to see winners from the costume contest. 

Costume Contest Winners

The Connection Podcast

Social Distancing might keep us physically apart, but by no means are we any less connected than before. 


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Los Robles – February 2020

Grow For Good with Deisy Gonzalez

“A dollar goes a lot further here” is a sentiment that we use frequently to describe daily living in Nicaragua to those visiting from abroad. To better illustrate this idea, we recently sat down with Brigadista (Community Health Promoter) Deisy Gonzalez to learn more...

The Road Ahead

The road ahead will have turns to navigate and hills to climb as we extend our impact into 2021 and beyond. We welcome your company along the way, and look forward to celebrating our success together! (Video: The Guayacan Road heading towards Jinotega, Nicaragua....

Looking Forward! January 2021 Newsletter

If 2020 taught us anything, it is to expect the unexpected, trust in our guiding principles, and believe in the strength of community. Doing so last year allowed Comunidad Connect to persevere and feed the hungry, build homes for the homeless, and create jobs for the...

2020: Growing Closer Despite the Distance

As Hurricanes Theta and Iota bore down on rural communities across Nicaragua, we thought about the new homes that Comunidad Connect built in 2020. Images of sturdy roofs, concrete floors, warm beds, and dry wood in the stove eased concern for the vulnerable families...

Weekly Connections

Sharing stories of inspiring people and timeless music
Wednesday SnapshotsMusical Mondays

Our Partners

We work with a variety of institutions, ranging from small grassroots community organizations to large universities. The impact we have accomplished together inspires and move us forward. 

Barbara Blake, Mary Katherine White, and Johnathan Steppe from Kennesaw State Nursing

Our Annual Impact

Where We Work


Dominican Republic

Program Spotlight

Together For Health | Juntos Por La Salud

Our Together for Health Program provides patients in remote communities critical neurological and pediatric care that improves their health and well-being.

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