The country of Nicaragua has been a priority for Cross International since 2006, when we expanded our reach into Central and South America. A stunningly beautiful country, Nicaragua is also a place of tremendous need.
Nicaragua was one of the fastest-growing economies in Central America until political unrest and violence exploded in April 2018. Today, over half of the population lives in extreme poverty, without access to clean water, electricity, education and medical care.
David Adams, our Vice President for Missions, got to spend some time with the kids at Ruimveldt Children’s Home and Care Center (RCHCC) – a Christian shelter for HIV/AIDS affected and infected children in Georgetown, Guyana. One little boy, who suffers from muscular dystrophy and recently injured his chin because of his impaired mobility, was… read more