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Our first team of 2014! Welcome to Guatemala, folks!
Co-team leader Dan Finn in action with some new Guatemalan friends
Colleen and Mary putting together food baskets for families in the sponsorship warehouse.
Mark (T) and Mark (M) working in construction with Pablo!
Mark T working on the foundation for the house
Mark T poses for a quick shot in construction
Joey and Ralph hard at work on a maintenance project
Refurbished chairs! A great project well done, team.
Dan reading “Where The Wild Things Are” to the kiddos at the public school
Followed by a fun monster puppet-making activity!
Proudly displaying her monster puppet 🙂
Ralph and Nita Jo working on the cement floor tiles
Working on the foundation at the family’s home site
Taking a well-deserved break from construction!
Ralph and Joey meet Herlinda, their sponsored girl!
Joey and Herlinda showing off their matching bracelets 🙂
Nita Jo and Dan, team leaders, meet their new sponsored girl, Jacqueline!
Walking outside with Jacqueline and Mom
Joey working with Felix on the house panel
Colleen hard at work!
Mixing cement by hand is hard work!
A day-in-the-life of a tortilla maker
Nita Jo and Dan learning how to grind the corn during the tortilla-making process
Colleen during a classroom activity at New Hope
Colleen and Mark visit their sponsored family!
A day in the life of a ceramics artisan
Joey trying her hand at making snow cones, on a day-in-the-life activity
The team piled into the pick-up truck to head out to the house blessing!
During the house blessing Friday afteroon
Team plus family, outside of the newly-built house
The final farewell ceremony
The team holding their brightly-colored “recuerdos” or souvenirs of their time with Common Hope.