FUCPE School Project
At Villa Caoba, La Romana, education seems like a luxury to some children. Villa Caoba is one of the poorest communities in the province. Many of the children who live there lack documentation, thus have limited access to the public education system. In an attempt to help this population, Elvitaña Roberto and other women from
The Lambayeque region is located on the northern coast of the country, comprises three provinces – Chiclayo, Ferreñafe and Lambayeque – and is home to 1.2 million inhabitants. The region has a poverty rate of 20%, a large number of people with disabilities, and only 60% have health insurance. Since January 2020 FNE has been
The city of Cuzco, at 3,400 meters above sea level, is located in a fertile valley in the heart of the central Peruvian Andes. Formerly the capital of the extensive Inca empire, Cusco is mainly a farming and mining department, and in the last decade, tourism has become one of the main economic activities in
Through a long-standing partnership with a local partner, Arrebol, FNE provides the necessary resources for families to build cost-effective dry bathrooms.
Support Teacher Program
In 2010, an auxiliary/support teacher program was started in Chacraseca, Nicaragua. This program began with 8 elementary teachers in some of the schools in the community for several reasons: the lack of qualified teachers, lack of job positions with the Ministry of Education, and the increase of students attending schools. At the beginning of the
Cusco, Peru Medical Trip
Who are we? We are a group of PA students, PA-Cs, and MDs from the Boston area. Together we will be working for 5 days in various clinics with Dr. Morales, a Peruvian physician who guides our medical efforts within the Sacred Valley area of Cusco, Peru. We are the third consecutive group of students
Salud Para Todos Los Niños
Bringing accessible healthcare to 75 children in rural communities with chronic or complex medical needs.
Fundacion Juanita provides scholarships for girls to attend public high school (grades 8-12) in the farming town of Malpaisillo, Nicaragua.
Housing Is a Foundation for Success
Working collaboratively to provide financial assistance for students who demonstrate determination to succeed
Sembrando Bienestar – Sowing Well-Being
Working collaboratively with families in rural Chacraseca to increase food diversity and nutrition.
Learn how we are using the healing power of art to aid disabled children and their families in collaboration with Dr. Kelvin Ramirez of Lesley University.
Niño Feliz School for Special Needs
Niño Feliz is a school for children with special needs located in the city of Chichigalpa, Nicaragua.
Tengo un Sueño | I Have a Dream
Bringing education, from primary school through university, to students in need.
Semillas de Esperanza
Working collaboratively with struggling rural and isolated communities to address their specific water needs.
FNEI Against Domestic Violence
We are conducting academic research on domestic violence in the León and developing a resource inventory of organizations that work with women in the community.
Richard Streb Memorial Library
This sustainable, solar-powered public library in the community of Chacraseca, Nicaragua will serve a critical role in the development of educational services in the community.