Nicaragua, Granada


The Serge team began working in Granada in 2006 and has embraced the community through a variety of programs tailored to the challenges and needs of life in this unique city and the surrounding barrios. The work includes a bi-lingual church, a recovery ministry for substance abuse, outreach at a local dump, micro-enterprise projects, partnership with the local Young Life clubs, backyard bible study, and a bi-lingual school. These ministries take place at El Puente (The Bridge) mission base, located in the impoverished Santa Rosa neighborhood and Granada Christian Education Center, a Christian elementary school in the community of Pantanal (the swamp).

Granada Intern experiences include:

  • Guiding short term teams who come to serve;
  • Working construction projects at the school;
  • Attending Young Life Clubs;
  • Teaching (including ESL and art class);
  • Coordinating sports programs;
  • Working alongside long-term missionaries and Nicaraguan ministry leaders,
  • Taking part in a business initiatives that helps the local community;
  • Developing friendships with each other and local community members;
  • Going deeper with faith;
  • Retreating at the beach and volcano surfing.

The Granada team specifically seeks an intern who can serve as a videographer and make a promotional video for the El Puente Church and Granada Christian Education Center School, including footage from summer team visits and interns.

Where, When, Who, How Much

  • Granada, Nicaragua
  • June 4 to July 31, 2018
  • 19+ years old
  • approx. $3,750

Application Deadlines

  • Applications for summer 2018 internships are being accepted on a case-by-case basis.

For more information, please contact Danielle Martinelli via email at