Backpack project volunteers needed this Saturday
Volunteers in Wisconsin will gather 
THIS SATURDAY 10 AM - 2 PM at Nelson Hall, UWSP,  to fill donated backpacks with school supplies that will be sent to Nicaragua for children and teachers.

Bring along school supplies, or just stop in and help for whatever time your schedule permits. 

Fall Festival Nov. 12 
Saturday, November 12 Stop out at the W/NP Booth at St. Paul's Methodist Church  Click here for more info    
Bike/Hike updates 
Reminder to EMAIL your total Bike/Hike miles from October 

Las abuelas promoviendo a los futuros voluntarios de esta OrganizaciĆ³n Lea,  Leonor y Petronila 
 


Learning Center Project
On November 2nd, Hilda visited W/NP Managua Office to tell us her success story. Hilda knew about a class that was offered at W/NP Managua Office because of her daughter who read an advertisement regarding an English-Class. Her little daughter told Hilda she wanted to be involved in such class.   Click here for rest of story
Library fun!!!
October 28th 2016 we had the ninth bakery class with children from Sherin Bowen Library. Ten children assisted the activity , they were excited and happy because they love pizza filled with mozzarella cheese. 

Monthly Learning Center Meetings in Managua
Leadership was the topic of discussion led by Javier sharing 10 ways to be a better leader, Ana from San Judas Tadeo Learning Center was the instructor for the craft.  







Annual Meeting December 10 - save the date
This gathering (11am - 2:30pm) is a unique holiday social event at Nelson Hall, UWSP, open to anyone interested in learning more about the Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partnership, and will consist of informative project updates and experiences from volunteers that illustrate what life is like in Nicaragua and how viable and enriching international volunteerism can be. 
RSVP your reservation to  W/NP Office
2017 Winter Travel - sign up now
Mayras father
January 13 - 23 Martin Eyeglass Projects
March 18 - 26   Photo tour /Explore Nicaragua

Please email wnp@uwsp.edu if you would like more info or to reserve a group airfare seat at reduced rates for March 18 - 26, 2017 

Click here for more info and registration form                   A beautiful place to visit in Winter!
Are you a member of Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partners?
Contact wnp@uwsp.edu to check your status

Student- $10
Individual- $25
Family- $40
Amigo- $100
Life- $500