Friends of Cantera is a 501c3 organization founded in 1993 to support the programs of CANTERA in Nicaragua. CANTERA’s mission is to create a more just, equitable and sustainable society in Nicaragua through community development and popular education.
Friends of Cantera is organized into a solidarity network whose vision is to support the mission of CANTERA by:
- Promoting the integral development of all people through the methodology of Popular Education.
- Cultivating a Solidarity Network by encouraging people to share their talents, time and treasures.
- Strengthening financial stability through fundraising, grant writing and endowment funds.
With this blog, we will keep you updated on the activities and programs of CANTERA in Nicaragua and the efforts of Friends of Cantera’s Solidarity Network in the United States.