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Giving Tuesday 2020 at Our Little Roses: How You Can Get Involved

November 24, 2020

In early November, a massively powerful hurricane landed in various countries throughout Central America. Known as Hurricane Eta, this natural disaster was a Category 4 storm that injured many people, caused losses of life, and created a catastrophic amount of damage in Honduras. 

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How Expressive Arts Therapy Benefits Children

October 27, 2020

What is Expressive Arts Therapy? 
Expressive arts therapy focuses on creative expression and uses a variety of activities, from poetry to music to dancing, to allow the individual to connect and recognize their emotions and create positive change. In order to understand this type of ...

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How Does Education Affect Economic Development?

October 16, 2020

You can learn a lot about the rate of economic development of any given country by paying attention to the educational opportunities available. Upon hearing that there is a connection between education and poverty, many people find themselves asking, “How does education affect ...

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International Day of the Girl Child: Why It’s Important

October 9, 2020

What is the International Day of the Girl Child? 
International Day of the Girl Child (IDOGC) is a worldwide celebration that takes place every year on October 11th. The entire day centers around the importance of raising girls who believe in themselves and understand that they hold ...

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4 Ways That Child Sponsorship Makes a Meaningful Impact

September 28, 2020

At Our Little Roses, child sponsorship is at the heart of our organization. Through the generous support of our sponsors and donors, we are able to provide housing, education, basic care, and a supportive environment to young Honduran girls that are in need. Our sponsors make it ...

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3 Reasons Why Female Empowerment Organizations Are Needed

September 18, 2020

Did you know that female empowerment organizations benefit everybody? Similar to feminism, these groups are often misinterpreted because of their focus on uplifting and empowering women. In response, a lot of people will say, “Well, what about men?” instead of focusing on the fact ...

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Gender Inequality in Education: How You Can Make a Difference

September 8, 2020

The Current State of Gender Inequality in Honduras 
By definition, gender inequality is the concept that people are treated differently based on their gender. In general, gender inequality means that women are typically viewed as less than men, resulting in mistreatment in the forms ...

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6 Ideas for Fundraising & Charity Events to Benefit Our Little Roses

August 21, 2020

Organizing charity events to help advocate and fundraise for your favorite charities/organizations is one of the most rewarding ways you can help make a difference in the lives of others. Though the majority of in-person events are not possible at the moment due to the COVID-19 ...

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Nuestras Pequeñas Rosas 2020 Summer Newsletter

August 13, 2020

Summer/Fall 2020 Newsletter
Diana's Corner
Our Little Roses in a Time of Quarantine
YOU have helped keep our girls safe, healthy and protected
By Dr. Diana Frade, Founder

Since the end of March, Our Little Roses has been under strict bio-security measures to prevent the spread ...

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