Archive | January, 2010

One last visit with a family that is graduating

by Teresa Hermodson-Olsen Teresa shared a story from her recent Vision Team trip that captures one of the ultimate outcomes of Common Hope’s work in Guatemala — a family becoming stable and self-sufficient enough to graduate from our program and support themselves completely. On Thursday I had my sponsorship visit with Blanca and her family.  […]

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Visiting Nataly

by Melissa Wanner, on behalf of Joel Wanner Melissa Wanner helped record her husband Joel’s Vision Team experience through a blog they shared with family and friends. Below is an excerpt of several entries, recounting Joel’s moving visits with his sponsored student Nataly. On Friday morning, Joel loaded up in a van with the social […]

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