Nicaragua is located in Central America, situated between the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea. Slightly larger than Pennsylvania, Nicaragua is best known for its Spanish colonial architecture and dramatic terrain of lakes, volcanoes and beaches. It is the poorest country in Central America and second poorest in the Western Hemisphere, struggling with widespread poverty, underemployment and emigration to Costa Rica. Despite all of these factors, the country has made improved numerous water and health markers in recent years.
Soles4Souls will be partnering with a local orphanage network to distribute shoes in and around Managua, the capital city. Additionally, our team will visit and serve food to children through a local feeding program.