April 1, 2010
Clinica Verde is building an environmentally sustainable health clinic for women and children living in poverty in Nicaragua. The organization has a great, committed, bi-national board comprised of U.S. and Nicaraguan docs, a LEED-certified architect and development specialist, bilingual lawyer, the director of its Nicaraguan Foundation partner (The Violeta Chamorro Foundation), experts in finance, and others. We have strong grassroots support in Nicaragua and the support of established individuals and foundations in the U.S. and Europe. But most importantly, Clinica Verde exists out of the most human of impulses – to demonstrate compassion and love to those in need. We seek to change the lives of women, girls and their families by providing health and hope.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
The extraordinary people involved in both Nicaragua and the U.S., and connecting with the children whose families we will serve.
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
Invest in refining its programs in whole health education and replicate its design and approach in communities in need around the world.
How frequently have you been involved with the organization?
About every week
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
Board Member & I am the founder.