Our Common Ground 2019

As we gather this time of year, surrounded by our friends and loved ones, we are reminded how much we have to be thankful for. The people in our lives pick us up when we are down and hold us when we waver, and we celebrate them as we break bread over the holidays. Let...

Building a future for Concepcion Aquilar Mesa

Concepcion Aguilar Mesa (31) is a single mother of four who lives in Los Robles, Nicaragua. As a young woman, Concepcion worked on local farms cooking and cleaning. As her family grew, she could not take them with her to work. Four years ago, she scraped up enough...
October 2019 Newsletter

October 2019 Newsletter

Our community came together and celebrated in October. We finished the construction of a new home for Nicolasa Rizo and her five children in Los Robles. In Atlanta, we threw on costumes and danced the night away in honor of Dr. Ben Thrower while raising over $35, 000...

September 2019 Newsletter

Our community of support is a force for change. Together, we address challenges facing communities where access to healthcare often means the difference between life and death. We invest our time, talent, and treasure in solutions for social impact. Below you will...

Kohl Dothage Research

Longitudinal research continues in Los Robles, Nicaragua via the collaboration with Universities of Alabama, Ohio State, and Calgary. Kohl Dothage, a graduate student from Alabama spent the summer investigating “how everyday adverse experiences, including food and...
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