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the outside of the ferretería y tienda (hardware and general store) in Chacraseca

Founder Leslie Penrose shares some of her favorite memories from JustHope's first 13 years. The Sonañdo Juntos Ferretería y Tienda (Dreaming Together Hardware and General Store) leaves a community changed by its impact. Join the next JustHope Live conversation on August 13.

photo of Beatriz Pérez

Our organization faces unprecedented challenges in these uncertain times as we explore how to continue our operations responsibly while remaining in solidarity with our neighbors in Nicaragua. In response to the financial impact of both the civil unrest in Nicaragua that began in 2018 and the COVID-19 pandemic, the JustHope board of directors has had to make some difficult but necessary decisions.