Local pets of Anã. We were all very excited to play with this dog during our down time at the worksite.
Leah collecting cashews! Cashews in Brazil look pretty huge compared to what we are used to seeing in the United States.
Locals who came together with us to transport hundreds of bricks to the posada. The bricks will eventually be used for the completion of the new dormitory.
Natalie taking a breather and building relationships with local community members and animals after loading bricks onto the ox cart to transport to the future work site.
Reflection point — a beautiful spot to look back, think, and get ready for the day.
Diorlando is one of our best buds in Anã! You will constantly see him joking and laughing with the DIRTies.
The wildlife here is amazing. Each day we find species new to our eyes.
Riding bikes through the streets of Anã, the streets we’re slowly learning.
Marlina enjoying a dip in the river, (It’s ALMOST her birthday!)
Steve, Matt and Daniel playing dominos with Dorlindo and Aldaír before dinner. Spending nights playing games between community members and SMC DIRT allows us building relationships with the community of Anã.