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A big step forward

  • August 23, 2008

Last Tuesday, Aug. 19, Boaco Mayor Vivian Orozco signed the papers that finalized the donation of 1 manzana (1.75 acres) of land for Clínica Verde. Mayor Orozco offered the donation last October at our annual meeting of the board in Nicaragua,…

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Introducing Dr. Incer …

  • August 15, 2008

    The photo above is from October of 2007, when we held the first annual meeting of the board of directors of  Clínica Verde in Managua, Nicaragua. Third from the left is Dr. Armando Incer, one of our advisors and…

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Why Nicaragua?

  • August 8, 2008

People often ask us, "Why Nicaragua?" The answer to that, in truth, begins in the 1970's. My grandfather, a journalist, traveled to Nicaragua with my grandmother and became friends with members of the press in that country during the Somoza…

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Funding Models

  • August 4, 2008

Anyone who's even marginally involved with nonprofit work knows that an extraordinary amount of time and effort goes into fund-raising. Meeting and cultivating prospective donors, researching and approaching foundations, mobilizing friends and family and, of course, trying to figure out…

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Google grants

  • July 28, 2008

OK, I'll admit it. I'm a googlephile. I don't want to sound too effusive, so I'll let the magazine Fast Company provide the praise: Google is the #1 World's Most Innovative Company. Who am I to argue with that? Despite…

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Meet our new advisors

  • July 25, 2008

One of the great things about working on this project is the opportunity to meet really interesting and talented people who are enthusiastic about coming up with solutions to help the less fortunate in the world. I'm constantly impressed by…

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Clif Bar rocks!

  • July 24, 2008

So, I'm guessing most of you have heard about the company Clif Bar, which makes natural and organic energy bars (including my favorite, the Mojo). Clif Bar is a very cool company, not just because they make great products, but…

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Welcome! And, what we’re all about …

  • July 21, 2008

This is my first post to share the work and progress of our nonprofit, Clínica Verde. Who are we, exactly, and how are we different from the ocean of nonprofits out there working to change the world? Well, if you read the…

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