Category Casa Milagro Team

Thursday Statistics (07/09)

This past Thursday we were a group of eleven volunteers and welcomed two more Ticos into our group. We are really happy to see the number of locals increasing in our program! We started off at the usual place Bairro California and walked around the city skipping the Red District zone to avoid…

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One small gesture goes a long way.

I thought I could not make a difference, that the problems the homeless face were too big for me to handle, but then I went out on the Outreach Program and realised that one small gesture can turn the life of a homeless around… Just like watching our volunteers make a difference inspires…

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Thursday Statistics (31/08)

This past Thursday we were a group of 8 volunteers and welcomed two more newbies into our group! We started off at the usual place in the AMPM in Bairro California and walked around the city according to hints we would get from the people we talked to of where there would be…

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Volunteer of the Month: David Charnock

This month’s volunteer of the month is David Charnock and we could not be happier to have him on our team! Although he has only been with us for a short period of time, it is already hard to imagine Casa Milagro without him! He is a regular every thursday night and already…

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Meet Andreia

My name is Andreia Kristensen and I am a new intern here at Casa Milagro. My role will be as a Program Development intern and I will stay here for 5 months. This internship is part of my Master’s degree in International Studies back in Denmark. I hold a Bachelor of Law in…

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Volunteer of the month: Emma!

Every month we want to celebrate the hard work that our volunteers do by letting you get to know them a little better. So,without further ado, this month let’s meet Emma: Why and when did you begin volunteering with Casa Milagro? I first discovered Casa Milagro after a google search of charities in…

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Meet Langston!

Hello! My name is Langston Cotman and I will spend these next two months writing grants here at Casa Milagro.  This fall will mark the beginning of my third year studying at Goucher College, where I am majoring in American Studies and am pursuing two minors in Spanish and Creative Writing.  During the…

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Welcome Isabella!

Hello! My name is Isabella Favazza and I am a grant writer intern at Casa Milagro for the next 2 months. I am excited to be in Costa Rica and working at Casa Milagro. I am a student at Goucher College, entering my third year in the fall. I major in Peace Studies and…

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Counting the Cost

Here is a great article written by one of our advisers, Steven Procopio, for the Boston Pride Guide 2017. Steven founded the first freestanding program to serve commercially sexually exploited boys and adolescent males in the United States, and highlights some well-informed and expert points that also ring true among boys that have been commercially…

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