Archive | May, 2010

Quick update on Volcan Pacaya

A quick update from Guatemala to assure all of our Common Hope friends that our families, staff and visitors are all okay. San Rafael and Antigua are not affected; New Hope has some ash but everyone is safe and accounted for. As I sit safely in the kitchen at the Antigua site, my thoughts and […]

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Science in the classroom

Renato Westby, program development director, was in the US office this spring for strategic planning and shared some updates about the school partner initiative. He says the promoters have been well-received by students and staff in the school. Below are videos of a science project where San Rafael students explored the power of forced air. […]

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Photographers in the house

We are very excited to have another visit in Guatemala from photographers Buck Holzemer and Patti Petrich of Buck Holzemer Productions. They are currently busy snapping portraits of all the newly affiliated students who need Sponsors. The duo conducted a similar photography shoot last spring, which was very instrumental in finding more than 600 Sponsors […]

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