A celebration of our 2014 high school graduates

On November 8th, we celebrated graduation with 144 young men and women who achieved their goal of a high school degree—most of them the first in their families to reach that level of education. There are many obstacles that could have stood in the way of these students reaching that goal; fortunately, with support from […]

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One Gift, Many Smiles: Shop our 2014 Gift Catalog!

Our 2014 Gift Catalog is now available online! Many of you will also be receiving a print copy, so be sure to watch your mail this week. The Gift Catalog is the perfect way to celebrate the blessings in our lives by sharing with those in need. Honor your friends and family by making a […]

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In the Kitchen with Vinicio: Salsa Picante

Who’s ready to spice up their next meal? This easy recipe for salsa picante can be tailored to fit your individual spice preference, whether you like it more on the mild side or want to really kick it up a notch. Vinicio’s recipe for salsa picante is one that both staff and visitors have requested […]

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Our school supply container is on its way to Guate

As many of you know, in July we launched our first-ever national school supply drive with the goal of collecting enough supplies to fill a 20-foot container, or approximately 10 pallets. This exciting opportunity to ship a container was made possible thanks in part to our friends at Hope Haven International, who generously offered to […]

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The World Cup inspires Día de la Familia at New Hope

New Hope School hosts an annual celebration called Día de la Familia, or Day of the Family. It’s a special day set aside for fun and games, but also for recognizing the importance of family and encouraging parents to get involved at the school. The celebration continues to grow in popularity, and this year there […]

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Día del Niño

  Día del Niño (Day of the Child) is celebrated worldwide on October 1st. Common Hope celebrated this special occasion on September 27th at our Antigua site and on October 5th in a local town called Hermano Pedro. And what a fun celebration it was! In Antigua, the children enjoyed many exciting activities including balloon […]

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