Tag Archives: El Trapiche

July 4th

HAPPY 4TH FAMILIES AND FRIENDS!!!!! We are spent the 4th of July in the community of San Diego continuing with the shoveling, hauling dirt, mixing cement, setting brick and getting the back garden ready to plant. Before we got to … Continue reading

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Introducing……….El Trapiche

Today- Day 1 of our amazing journey. We awoke to a delicious breakfast of rice, beans, eggs and fruit. We then took the almost hour drive to see where we will be working for the next week. The little village … Continue reading

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El Trapiche Water Walk

The water walk is an important activity on the Me to We trip. We were able to spend the morning with a community mama and experience the walk she once had to make in order to retrieve water for her … Continue reading

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El Trapiche work

 Some work pictures…..                                                                The students made the work site a … Continue reading

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Working in El Trapiche

The Xavier Gators left behind their friends, families and the comforts of their lives to travel to Nicaragua to volunteer their time in the community of El Trapiche.         The 17 students who traveled with us were … Continue reading

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Montibelli Reserve

Montibelli is a natural reserve located just 45 minutes from Managua. Most of the reserve is covered with tropical dry forest, and has many different types of animals and plants.          The howler monkeys woke us up … Continue reading

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