Being around the Dominicans was one of the best experiences of my life. It was amazing to see a community gather together under its matriarch and over time pull itself from an arbitrary collection of make shift homes to a place with a zip code, waste system, and electricity.
In so many ways, they were without the normalcies we’re used to, but in so many ways they had what everyone is looking for: happiness.
This collection of photos is made of some of the resident of Nuevo Renacer. Both old and young were happy to take a moment to have their photo taken.