graduation class throwing caps
22 Sep

University Scholarship Program

  In December 2016, Waves of Hope was proud to see the first graduating class at the Waves of Hope high school in Manzanillo. To see these 15 students proudly walk up on stage and receive their graduation certificate was an incredible experience for all of us, which is why we wanted to continue their education support through a post secondary scholarship program Each student who is going on to university in Nicaragua is receiving a $40 / month...

19 May

Covid 19 Support

As the coronavirus continues to spread, its devastating effects are being felt around the world. Some regions have been particularly hard hit, especially in developing countries and low-income communities. Recent shutdowns are having a severely negative impact on many communities in Nicaragua, many of which are still recovering from economic hardship caused by political unrest during the summer of 2018. Our nonprofit organization, Waves of Hope, is excited to be teaming up with our friends at Rise...

17 Feb

Jean Piaget School – 2022 Expansion Project

Jean Piaget Education Center is a small school located in Granada, Nicaragua. This project was founded by Karla Miranda in support of her local community in February 2020. In year 1 the school offered Kindergarten and Grade 1, and opened the doors to 20 students. The school has grown now upwards of sixty students and currently offers a Pre-school and Kindergarten, plus Grade 1 and Grade 2 programs, and caters towards children with learning challenges and special skill sets. The school’s...

11 Jun

COVID 19 Support – Jiquilillo

Who would have imagined back in December as we launched the Race Against Hunger (RAH2021) to support a much needed food program in Nicaragua, we would still be experiencing such a wide range of ongoing struggles around the world. The Race Against Hunger raised almost $18,000 which has allowed us to distribute 42,000 meals to 193 families in 5 villages along the north west coast of Nicaragua. We had planned a couple event based fundraisers for June with hopes of raising...