Initially hearing about ORPHANetwork through her church, Stephanie Clark, a successful business leader, started attending mission serving trips to Nicaragua. With a passion to make a difference in the lives of the children in Nicaragua, Stephanie advocates for ORPHANetwork and other causes in her community. Stephanie and Lee Clark are so engaged in the work in ORPHANetwork, they are now leading trips with their business associates and friends, introducing these guests to the good things happening in Nicaragua.
While leading a customized trip to Nicaragua, built around the Clarks’ personal interests and investments, the participants gain a full understanding of the investment opportunities and the results these gifts will bring to the children’s lives.
1.Strengthens the vision and mission of the community being served by affirming and equipping the assets of the community rather than replacing or ignoring them.
2.Leads to significant and tangible life changes in those who are sent to serve.
3.Both sides (Nicaraguan partners and US partners) learn and have the opportunity to learn from and teach each other.
4.Instills a mindset that learning is more important than doing.