August 3, 2013
Villarrica in Action
It’s been too long since I’ve provided a recap on this little life we live in our corner of the world. But, here I am, trying to make amends.
These last months have been memorable, to say the least, and it already saddens me to think that one day our service will end and we will be packing up our bags.
1) I took 12 students who were in our business class to a business conference in the capital, Asunción. The students got to learn about marketing, sales strategies, and even got to play the computer business simulation game that Jon and another fellow Peace Corps Volunteer designed and built. It was definitely a once in a lifetime opportunity for them and they returned to our town with a renewed excitement for all things business. Thanks to all of those who sponsored our youth, changing it from merely a dream to a reality.