CONGRATULATIONS to all the Challengers on our first six Charity Challenges of 2011, biking from Guatemala to Honduras, the inaugural Nicaragua Volcano Challenge, Brazil's Chapada Diamantina Challenge , Guatemala's first Caribbean Kayak Challenge, Perú´s Cerani Pass and Ecuador's Volcano Challenge. Nicaragua's second volcano Challenge is set for 3rd-6th November and the third Guatemala Volcano Challenge dates are set for 27th November -2nd December.

Click on the following for our most recent official project reports for Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Perú and Brazil.

Saturday, November 6, 2010

Día de los Difuntos in Ecuador

We once again celebrated Día de Los Difuntos with the communities here in Ecuador. The volunteers got the chance to make traditional, and sometimes not so traditional (!), bread shapes alongside the children.

They then enjoyed the freshly baked bread with the colada morada later in the day. The communities love the chance to share their culture with the volunteers!


How does GVI Phoenix make a difference?

The following film was made in Guatemala, though the message is the same across all GVI Phoenix projects