Children's, Youth &
Community Center

News

Recipe: Mayonesa de hierbitas (Herb Mayonnaise) Ingredients (for 5 people): 2 eggs 1 teaspoon mustard 1 cup vegetable oil a few drops of lime juice 2 pinches of salt 1 handful of fresh cilantro Preparation: Wash and chop the cilantro. Then mix all the ingredients (eggs, mustard, oil, lime juice, salt, chopped coriander leaves) well…

Recipe: Molido (Mashed Plantains) Ingredients (for 5 people): 5 plantains (approx. one plantain for each person) ½ leek 1 onion 2 cloves of garlic 2 tablespoons of butter 1 pinch of salt fresh cilantro (depending on taste) Preparation: Wash and peel the plantains and roughly cut them into pieces. Then the plantains are cooked for…

Meet Johana

19.10.2020

Johana Orozco first encountered the SALEM center in Mindo at the age of 8 when she’d walk by, watching how the children played. Home wasn’t a place where she wanted to spend much time. She wanted to play, and laugh and learn, so she went in. At SALEM, Johana experienced a tranquil place where kids…

Johana Orozco and Paola Rey have been walking the neighborhoods of Mindo for the last few weeks collecting short interviews and conversations with residents to learn more about the community. The data collected from over 60 households will be extremely useful for SALEM Ecuador. Thanks to Johanna and Paola’s research, we will have a better…

Keep up with all the latest SALEM activities, learn about ways to support our projects and be part of the SALEM Ecuador community. Click here to read our September newsletter. Subscribe today!

to top ▲