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MHC to Host Lecture on Community Development in Nicaragua
Kathy and Pat Floerke, members of the Center for Development in Central America, will give a lecture at Mars Hill College on Thursday, November 15, 2012, called “Beyond Survival: Building Communities with Dignity in Nicaragua.” The lecture will take place at 1:30 pm in Broyhill Chapel.
The Floerkes will address the challenge of sustainable community development in Nicaragua. Themes will include health care, agriculture, and fair trade.
The Center for Development in Central America (CDCA) is a non-profit organization seeking to address human needs created by poverty in the Western Hemisphere’s second poorest nation by helping communities become self-sufficient, sustainable, democratic entities and by working with Nicaraguan communities to help them realize their own goals.