Architect Jessica Céspedes has completed the drawings for the future Fundación offices. We are excited about taking the next step, which is finding the right builder for our new home.
But first, the plans are being reviewed by our Building Committee, which includes scholarship students and graduates in architecture and engineering.
Jessica Céspedes owns the architectural firm Barberena Cespedes, based in Granada, with her husband Juan Barberena. They designed and constructed Escuela Adelante’s new building in El Container.
The first Baseball Camp of 2019 was held during the week of April 1 to 5. The participants were members of the local chldren's baseball league. 29 young people participated from these teams:
• Pampas Junior Team: 5 children
• The Falcons Team; 5 children
• Toros del Valle team: 3 children
• Halcones del Oro Team: 6 children
• Municipal team: 8 children
• Other children of the community: 2 children
• The goal of this camp was to improve baseball skills and to identify weaknesses and overcome them, in the interests of further developing the children’s league.
On the last day of the camp a friendly baseball match was played between the participants. This was followed by a closing ceremony where prizes were given to the 8 best students, taking into account discipline and participation over the entire week. The other 21 children were each given a baseball.
At the end of the camp the children expressed their gratitude for having been able to participate. They said that they had greatly improved their techniques in the different positions they occupy in their team.
Fundación A. Jean Brugger thanks the Christopher Shatagin Foundation, the sponsor of Fundación baseball camps, and baseball camp coach Alejandro Noguera.
Fundación A. Jean Brugger scholarship students in the legal sciences and humanities have initiated a program to raise awareness about bullying.
This week they gave a talk to 44 students in the 8th grade of Stella Maris, presenting causes and prevention of this social problem.
This initiative is a coordination between the Stella Maris Educational Center and Fundación A. Jean Brugger with the goal of prevention, so that the young people of San Juan del Sur do not become victims of bullying.
Scholarship students in medical sciences careers are trained for better volunteer service to the community.
Scholarship students in medical sciences careers receive training in prevention measures for uterine, ovarian and breast cancer in women, in order to strengthen the knowledge of students in these topics that will be used in training themselves to train women of different ages, in 7 communities of the municipality of San Juan del Sur, as part of the community social service program implemented by the Fundación A. Jean Brugger through the project Days For Girls which contributes to the prevention of early pregnancy, hygiene and cancer prevention in women
This training was facilitated on Saturday, March 30, 2018 with the support of Dr. Álvaro Cortez who is a specialist in Reproductive Sexual Health.
Assisting San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, through education and opportunity