More than one way to grow

There’s a small school in Northern Santo Domingo where growth is the norm, in several different aspects. It is called “Colegio El Lirio” or “The Lily School” and is run by Berkis, one of the most genuinely kind people I have ever met. She lives with a heart for God...

Peace, the Promise of Christmas

It is an undeniable feeling when you walk into a place that has truly cultivated peace. There are bright colors and green plants, there are smiles to be responded to, there is a pull on your body to just rest and be. As we welcome the birth of the Prince of Peace,...

Never Too Old to Learn

“You’re never too old to stop learning.” Teachers may understand the truth behind this statement better than most. They feel the constant pressure to find new activities, new resources, and exciting ways to teach the same material to a new group of impatient...

Family Experience 2014: Looking Back

                                                      The Edify Dominican Republic team hosts a Family Experience every summer where several American families are invited to spend a week in La Romana on a Vacation with a Purpose. Within the week, they get to help...

And we keep growing!

We are so excited to welcome new team-members to the Edify programs in the Dominican Republic. This summer, we were joined by Pastor Jose Ramon Rodriguez and Miss Kimberly Bontrager. Jose Ramon joins us from a background of pastoring a local church, running a...