Share in the excitement of school supply day

Two happy students receive their new school supplies on Sunday, in time to begin the new Guatemalan school year.

School supply bags

The school supply bags are all packed and ready for students.

Families arrive

The first families arrive at the Antigua site. Pine needles are strewn as a decoration on special occasions in Guatemala.

Staff make school supply bags for San Rafael students.

Staff members make school supply bags for 450 San Rafael students.

Families wait for School Supply Day to begin. Nearly 1400 students and their families came to the Antigua site to pick up school supplies on Sunday.

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One Response to Share in the excitement of school supply day

  1. Sally Rademacher February 19, 2010 at 6:09 am #

    Wow, what a sight to see! Children and families so excited about learning. It gives such meaning to the sponsorship program. Thank you for connecting us with the children we sponsor by the Blog!

    Sally Rademacher

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