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We Need Your Help!

We Need Your Help!

On our last trip this past May, we made a huge acquisition and want to tell you about it! For the first time in STLi history, we purchased some land for a Community Training Centre…
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May 2017 Summary

May 2017 Summary

The second trip of 2017 was another successful one! We shared this smaller trip with Vicki and many members from her extended family. It was such a tightly bonding crew that I believe we ate…
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Almost There!

Almost There!

As you know the STLi trip is next week! The main focus of the trip will be building one house for a deserving family in need – and that is for a woman named Benita. She is 55 years…
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Gallery Updates!

Gallery Updates!

We are happy to announce that our online gallery is now up date with all of the past STLi trip photos! So if you had been on a trip last year you can now revisit…
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January 2017 Recap

January 2017 Recap

The first trip of 2017 was another productive and emotional trip. The 31 volunteers took part in building 2 new homes, held medical clinics in the community of Javillar and nearby schools, saw first hand…
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January 2017 Day 6

January 2017 Day 6

The last morning of the trip included painting in the morning and interviews with past new home recipients – stay tuned for those videos! That was a special experience to reconnect with those families and hear…
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January 2017 Day 4 & 5

January 2017 Day 4 & 5

Construction has really progressed with the walls of the house getting the smooth coat finish. A couple groups did 2 more Kitchen Encounters where they saw first hand how to make traditional Dominican food. One…
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January 2017 Day 3

January 2017 Day 3

Today the team was able to visit the Nest Of Love School, this is a school that STLI sponsors children who attend here. They were greeted by the students including the marching band who gave a…
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January 2017 Day 2

January 2017 Day 2

Construction continued on both job sites, and it was a tougher physical day, with a lot of cement mixing. One volunteer commented meeting people from their last trip was a highlight. The medical team also…
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January 2017 Day 1

January 2017 Day 1

Yesterday the STLI team arrived in Javillar and were warmly received by a large group in the community. They introduced the new families that would be receiving the houses and also heard from some previous…
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