Santa Monica Bilingual School (SMBS) is located in the small, marginalized township of Vida Nueva Cortés, Honduras. Vida Nueva is approximately five miles from Cofradía, where San Jeronimo Bilingual School is located.
San Jeronimo Bilingual School (SJBS) is located in Cofradia Cortés, Honduras. Cofradia is a township located some 30 miles from the industrial capital of Honduras, San Pedro Sula.
Despite being a region endowed with abundant natural resources and a vibrant culture, Central America has been marked by endemic poverty, income inequality, crumbling infrastructure, and a lack of quality educational and professional opportunities. BECA seeks to reverse these dynamics so that all Central Americans have the ability to express their full human potential.