Nicaragua is the poorest country in Central America and the second poorest in the Western Hemisphere, with widespread war in the 1980s having destroyed much of the country’s infrastructure. GOCARE Inc. provides a bridge to a better life through educational, health and economic development curriculum programs. Currently, about 50 percent of Nicaraguans live below the poverty line, while 80 percent live on less than
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 12:25am A Ventura County based non profit group is trying to make a big difference in the lives of children, and adults in Central America’s poorest country. GOCARE Incorporated provides a range of educational programs in Nicaragua. The organization is the offshoot of some efforts by some local Rotary clubs in Ventura County to help people in the Central American
Today, there are 2.6 million people living on $2 a day. Or even less. That’s 40% of the world’s population. And that’s just not acceptable. GOCARE was created to do the work that will make the difference.