Author Archive | Lizz Peterson

Thank you, Giuliani Foundation

We are excited to announce that Common Hope has been awarded a grant from the Amalia & Nicola Giuliani Foundation for Religion & the Arts for our Education Support Program (GFRE). The GFRE honors the legacy of Amalia and Nicola Giuliani and their sons, Vin, an artist, and John, an artist and priest, whose lives […]

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Graduation 2017 ¡Una Meta Más!

This November, Common Hope | Familias de Esperanza celebrated the graduation of 159 students. Visitors and sponsors from across the United States traveled to Antigua, Guatemala to celebrate the accomplishments of these dedicated students. A ceremony was held on Saturday, November 11 with nearly 700 people in attendance including family members, staff, students, and visitors. […]

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Marvin

My family is very important to me. I like when we share meals together and play games. I live with my mom, grandparents, and my three siblings. My favorite class in 2nd grade is PE. Even though math is hard for me, I try very hard and am doing well.

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Heidy

I just turned 8 on Sept. 23rd! I will finish 1st grade next month, and I am a very good student. I want to be a teacher when I grow up because I love school. Kittens are my favorite animal, and I love the color purple.

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Carlos

My parents went through a divorce last year and since then my older brother and I live with my mom. I attended preschool this year and have done well. PE has been my favorite class. I like dragons and taking care of my cat and dog.

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