Author Archives: luzdaryamaya

October 11

Changes, changes and more changes through my Pulse experience

The Employee Volunteering annual Impact Report 2017 -2018 has been released! And, on the other hand, they have been two months since I have started my Pulse assignment at the Fundación La Casa de los Niños in Costa Rica, Central America. It seems, this is an appropriate time for me to reflect if I am […]

September 17

Memories from my first month

Hi everyone!   I have completed my first month at Fundación La Casa de los Niños in Costa Rica and I can´t verbalize the incredible experience it has been. These are the most important things I have been working on since my last post: Visiting the Families at their houses Walking around the community has […]

August 27

More experiences in Casa de los Niños, Costa Rica!

Hi everybody! This was another beautiful week at the NGO “Fundación La Casa de los Niños” (FCN) in Costa Rica, Central America. What I have been doing? Take a look: Preparing the visit of Costa Rica´s First Lady. On Monday August 20th, Mrs. Claudia Dobles Camargo, visited us to know the facilities and the program […]

August 17

My first two weeks in Pulse

I have completed my first two weeks in the NGO “Fundación La Casa de los Niños” (FCN) in Costa Rica (Central America). It´s incredible how much I have learnt and how many amazing people I have known. This is a quick summary for you to know what I have been doing by now: Doing a […]

August 05

Time has come for my volunteering at Costa Rica!

Tomorrow I will start my volunteering project in “Fundación La Casa de los Niños” (Children´s House) in one of San Jose´s marginal sectors. I am really looking forward into this project. Is this is even real? A company promoting its employees leave the business for 3 or 6 months to help an NGO instead? I know, it seems unreal…but dreams […]