I'm giving up speaking English outside of English class to benefit our education programs!
Abriendo Mentes works with children and adults in Brasilito and Potrero. These kids do not receive a full education (just 3 hours a day), many of their parents do not have enough for three hot meals a day and more than 40,000 people in Guanacaste are unemployed. They do not have a choice but to give up these things that we all take for granted: food, a decent education and employment.
To address some of these issues, Abriendo Mentes offers free education and community development activities and our volunteers are generously giving something up to raise much needed funds to help maintain this program.
You can find out more about what we offer here: www.abriendomentes.org
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