Volunteer Recognition for Eva Marcus

Doña Eva Marcus, long-time member of Cochabamba Partners of the Americas, and volunteer extraordinaire, was awarded a medal of recognition by the Department of Cochabamba for her service in many organizations, institutions and causes, such as her years of service at Viedma Hospital, guidance to SAR (Search and Rescue group of Cochabamba), and CERECO (Rehabilitation Center for handicapped). See more photos in the Gallery section.

Teacher-in-Residence leaves for 1-month program in Bolivia

Ian Brailsford, from Monroe, NC, leaves for Cochabamba, Bolivia. He will spend one month working with teachers at the Centro Boliviano Americano and some others.  There will be lots more here to tell as he gets underway with his time there. The Teacher-in-Residence program is an exchange program through Partners of the Americas, and sponsors a teacher to go to the companion Partnership each year, alternating between South and North.

Greetings from Diana Valdez

From Diana Valdez, former Youth Ambassador from Bolivia to North Carolina. GREETINGS FROM BOLIVIA!!!!!!!!!! Here in Bolivia specificaly in Cochabamba we are going to have the World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth SOON.

Note from Danny Balderrama

Happy Easter to all of you,It's been already 5 months since I've been back from North Carolina, and I still remember each one of you as if it were yesterday.


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