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Mexico

BuildsMexico
10/08/2015

Laughter, Stories, and Love

When I thought about going to do a Live Different Build, I couldn't wrap my head around what I would to actually experience. I could only try to picture the people I was going to…
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BuildsMexico
21/07/2015

The Happiest Place on Earth

Coming into this journey I was expecting to be overwhelmed by the new experiences and circumstances that I would encounter. But to my surprise my observations were completely opposite. To these families, even though they…
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BuildsMexico
04/07/2015

Ryley School – All the Hard Work Was Worth It

Coming into this week, we were not really sure what we should expect. Should we be excited? Nervous? Scared? A mix of all three? Upon arrival, we soon realized that the cultural differences between rural…
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Academy UpdatesMexico
28/11/2014

The best things about Mexico

Mexico is a beautiful country with great diversity. Here in the state of Baja California you can find volcanoes, mountains, desert, ocean and possibly the most beautiful sunsets in the world. Though all of this…
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Academy UpdatesMexico
13/11/2014

Giving is Getting

Most of us forget that poverty exists. We forget as we pull out our phones to get updated on Facebook, as we drive in our air conditioned vehicles, as we contemplate whether or not to purchase…
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BuildsMexico
22/09/2014

Parksville Rotary Team Mexico – Dedicated To The Ones We Love

It has been a day of many emotions as we dedicated a new home to our new family, Policarpio, Augustina, Jennifer and Puol.The day started with a flurry of shopping - beds, furniture, groceries, dishes,…
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BuildsMexico
21/09/2014

Parksville Rotary Team Mexico – Casa Finito!

Three days ago, we began our build and today at noon, we locked the doors until tomorrow when we will set up the new home and present the keys to Policarpio, Augustina, Jennifer and Puol.This morning was…
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BuildsMexico
20/09/2014

Rotarians Up On The Roof

After just 3 days of work, we are all amazed at how well the house is coming together. This morning saw all available Rotarians up on the roof of the house, pounding nails and spreading…
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BuildsMexico
19/09/2014

Parksville Rotary in Mexico!

Now everyone get your minds out of the gutter - today was a huge day for Rotary Team Mexico as we now have a house where once stood a bare cement pad.  Amazing teamwork was…
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BuildsMexico
18/09/2014

Parksville AM Rotary Team Mexico

Rotary Team Mexico now has its first day under its belt - tired yet satisfied with a good day's work, we enjoyed a delicious Mexican meal prepared by the Live Different staff and before long,…
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