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... within communities such as this one. From a development perspective I found this type of research to be incredibly challenging to interpret because it presented very difficult results. When asked about dreams for their community, the individuals would say that they would like to have better streets, a police station, a playground, running water, etc. However they would also explain that they appreciate living in the barrio because it ...
... Arrive at Dominca School and Orphanage
July 14 Saturday
7:00 AM, LaUrena, Breakfast and Devotion
8-12, LaUrena, Construction on the School
12:30-1:30, LaUrena, Lunch
2-5, LaUrena, Construction on the School
6:00 PM, LaUrena, Dinner and Devotion
July 15 Sunday
8:00 AM, LaUrena, Breakfast
10:00 AM, LaUrena, Church service at the Orphanage lead by a team member; children sing for us
12:00-1:00, LaUrena, Lunch
... and other volunteer abroad opportunities (though the current economic situation definitely helped spark that interest). Overall, it just really opened me up to the idea to actually returning back home. I'm still debating extending my service another 6-8 months here in the DR, but as the end nears and applications for graduate school programs approach, it would be nice to be back in the country I know and love.
YOUTH GROUP CENTRAL: Since ...
... it gets them out of their community to another part of the country where they meet other kids with similar interests. One boy I brought told me, "Me gusta viajar contigo porque me siento mucha confianza" (I like to travel with you because I feel a lot of trust). It's stuff like where I know that still being here is the right thing to do.
COMMITTEE WEEKEND (FROM FRESHMEN TO SENIORS): A time when most volunteers come to the capitol to collaborate on ...
... wit various drills in the morning, and then there was a game in the afternoon against another local youth team. I was invited to come, of course, and Nicole did go to see the game, and to talk to my boys and see what was going on. There were many Americans there, all with high-tech equipment to measure speed of balls, cameras, etc. The stands were packed, and Nicole and I were lucky to find the last empty spot available! The event was held ...