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Where we work- TRASH DUMP COMMUNITY: LA CHURECA in Managua, Nicaragua is home to countless children trying to survive an inhuman landscape of burning trash, physical and sexual abuse, and starvation.  Love Light & Melody has opened one safe house and continues to raise money and awareness in hopes of changing these children's lives for the better.  Thank you to Love Light & Melody for their dedication and photographer Ester Havens for putting a face to this circumstance.

TRASH DUMP COMMUNITY: La Chureca in Managua, Nicaragua is home to countless children trying to survive an inhuman landscape of burning trash, physical and sexual abuse, and starvation.

Managua, Nicaragua

This girl practically lives at a garbage dump in La Chureca. This girl calls this horrid place a home. But she smiles.

Managua, Nicaragua This girl practically lives at a garbage dump in La Chureca. This girl calls this horrid place a home. But she smiles. She is incredibly sweet and sits there and laughs in the dirt,.

Iglesia en Managua, Nicaragua

Managua is the capital of Nicaragua and at the same council of the same region. With inhabitants Managua is also the country’s largest city and main transport hub. At the site of Managua was originally an Indian settlement called […]

La Chureca landfill in Managua, Nicaragua  where people eat, sleep, pray, attend school, and make there living. These mountains go for miles set on fire by the chemical combustion of unregulated waste. Girls are taught a young age to sell themselves to the men guarding the landfill in order to get the first and therefore best pick of the garbage to sell for their means. Welcome to the real world, Pinners.

La Chureca is the largest garbage dump in Central America. It's located on the outskirts of Managua, the capital city of Nicaragua.

Managua, Nicaragua "The Nicaraguan people have nothing material to give, but they will drown you in affection."  -  Alvarro

Managua, Nicaragua "The Nicaraguan people have nothing material to give, but they will drown you in affection.

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Managua- Just driving around

In The Waiting Line by Good Noise, via 500px

Beautiful but what a sad story the picture paints. But I doubt the rich and greedy will be shamed.

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