Nicaragua Initiative For Community Advancement

We use an innovative and unique approach to community development. By working with people from the local community, we provide opportunities enabling them to become agents of lasting change.

If you’d like to help us continue our impact, we welcome you to volunteer in Nicaragua alongside our wonderful team.

Somos el Cambio

Somos el Cambio is a program where adults work for their community in exchange for basic needs like food, shelter, and security.  We have spent 12 years perfecting this program, and the impacts have been amazing. Anyone can see, El Transito is different than other rural communities in the regionRead More

Our Philosophy

We believe in giving opportunities to people to create lasting change in their lives.  This maintains their dignity and elevates self-confidence.  We believe that this approach will bring about lasting change because it is inclusive to everyone regardless of religion or political affiliation. Read More


CREA provides educational reinforcement to students and teachers using internet and technology. We have seen amazing results since it was launched in March of 2015. Parents work for educational opportunities for their children under the SEC platform. Read More

Hours of Community Service
CREA Scholarships
Community Projects Completed
Benefits Delivered