Marielena is the pride of Bahia Honda. This picture is of Marielena with her proud parents on graduation. The Bahia Honda grade school has never had a teacher from the local tribe until Marielena. Not only is she an excellent teacher, but she is a living example of what children can become when provided an opportunity. Through her example, the children of Bahia Honda can see what is possible. Education is Power provided her funding for high school, college, and continues to fund her teacher's salary.