For about ten years I participated in a service trip to Nicaragua. Led by Rob Buscaglia, we formed a nonprofit, Ayudanica. Each year we took about a dozen HS students to a small sugar cane village, Monte Rosa. Since my Spanish was extremely limited, I communicated with my camera. Going back year after year we saw the kids grow from young children to early teens. Here a few of my photographs of the children of Monte Rosa.
See my previous blog: Ayudanica — some of the team