Children in Reading Club using books and tables.

Changing the World, One Child at a Time. 

A Holistic Educational Program

Empowerment International's educational program is for some of the most at-risk, impoverished children in 3 extremely poor communities located outside of the colonial city of Granada, Nicaragua. Our holistic approach is breaking generational poverty, one child at a time. The children receive supplemental classes to support their public school classes. Home visits are an integral component where parents are encouraged to send their children to school and are mentored on how to support and enhance their children’s education, regardless of their own education. 


Our peer-led supplementary tutoring is offered after school to the younger students and is supported by our high school and university students who have grown up in the program. Leadership skills are developed by using real-life situations while students lead various projects, share their own talents with their peers and tutor the younger girls and boys.


Our children receive medical and nutritional support as well as counseling. Integrated parental involvement is a key component to the success of each child in our program. 

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Kids in School
Kids writing

Mandatory school uniforms, shoes, school supplies, tuition for secondary school and university, transportation for rural high school students and university students, healthcare for the children and their families, parenting programs (how to be more effective and supportive parents), home visits, enrichment and cultural activities, and individual and group counseling are offered. 


Because of our unique program, Empowerment International has achieved an annual school retention rate of over 97% with the children in our programs.


USA Tel. +1.720.295.5128

Nicaragua Tel. +505.2550.1342


Sponsorship Communications:

Apartado 225 Granada Nicaragua ​


10016 Vista Cantera Lane

Albuquerque NM 87114

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