Archive | October, 2010

Antigua preschool celebrates end of school year

Last week the Antigua preschool and daycare center celebrated the end of the school year with a lively closing ceremony. The students´parents were invited to hear about the activities their children had participated in throughout the year, and to watch them perform several dances. At the end of the ceremony, the students received diplomas for all their […]

Continue Reading 0

Busy weeks for the youth program

The Antigua youth program participants have had a busy past few weeks. Under the leadership of our new youth support coordinator, Rigoberto García, youth program staff members have held a variety of fun events aimed at increasing participation, building self-esteem among participants, and developing group cohesiveness. One recent event was a youth concert, where students […]

Continue Reading 0

Interview with an intern

Spanish version Caroline McGee, Guatemala Communications Coordinator, interviewed Silvia Gutierrez, a sponsored student with Common Hope. Silvia is interning at Common Hope’s accounting office as her last requirement before earning her degree. What grade are you in and what are you studying? I am in my last year of high school, studying to get a […]

Continue Reading 2

Entrevista con una practicante

English version Caroline McGee, coordinadora de comunicaciones en Guatemala, entrevistó a Silvia Gutierrez, una afiliada con la Fundación. Como requisito para graduarse, Silvia esta haciendo sus practicas en la oficina de contabilidad del Proyecto. ¿En qué grado estas y que estas estudiando? Estoy estudiando sexto diversificado en perito contador. ¿Cómo decidiste que querías estudiar contabilidad? Al […]

Continue Reading 0