CCI- Puerto Rico

Our trip to Puerto Rico was so phenomenal.  A big reason our trip was so successful is because it was so well planned out. CCI had everything flawlessly organized. Hector, our guide, was such an amazing person. He met us at their airport and made sure we were always where we needed to be. His [more…]

An Ecological Classroom in Puerto Rico

Several of our days in Puerto Rico were spent working on building benches for an outdoor ecological classroom. We worked with a crew that had been working on the classroom. We spent our time hammering and cutting wood. This was new to a lot of us. It was hard work and there were a lot [more…]

The Boys and Girls Club of Puerto Rico

On Thursday of our week long trip, we went to the Boys and Girls Club in San Juan, Puerto Rico. We started the day off by helping with some cleaning. The staff at the Boys and Girls Club were all so sweet and so thankful to have our help. We also assembled some office chairs [more…]

Puerto Rico 3/22/15 – 3/23/15

Sunday, March 22, 2015 Woke up early to meet Brenda to go to the KC airport where we would meet the rest of the group. We all made it to the airport and everything went smoothly. Both flights going to Puerto Rico were fine and we made it to Puerto Rico in good time. We [more…]

Puerto Rico 3/24/15 – 3/25/15

Tuesday March 24, 2015 We woke up in good time so we could meet Eduardo and Carlos. We went on a tour and learned about our lighthouse, the rocky beach and all about the mangrove trees and how to identify the different species of them. We came back for our lunch break and then when [more…]

Puerto Rico 3/26/15 – 3/27/15 – 3/28/15

Thursday March 26, 2015 We woke up early so we could go to the mall real quick to do our last bit of souvenir shopping. We then went to the Boys and Girls Club of Puerto Rico where we did some cleaning for a while. They had a pizzeria in there were they teach kids how [more…]

About Community Collaborations International

        Community Collaborations International is a program that organizes teams of volunteers from universities and colleges across the country and put them to work where help is needed.      Community Collaborations International was founded in 1994 and has managed over 5,000 volunteers from over 70 universities and other groups providing disaster relief [more…]