What’s Happening2018-09-06T15:43:32+00:00

What’s Happening

Stay up on all the latest happenings at Common Hope, and in Guatemala. This is your source for the heartwarming stories of perseverance, inspiring moments of success and so much more. It’s all right here, and it’s your window into the day-to-day of Common Hope and the families we touch.

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School Community Partners translate sponsorship mail for students in Guatemala

Sponsorship mail - a special relationship between sponsors and students made possible by translators!  Throughout the year, sponsors and students write letters back and forth to get to know each other and their families better, to learn more about [...]

December 11th, 2019|Categories: Education, Supporters In Action|0 Comments

Doña María shows us what it means to be a good neighbor in this season of giving

Doña María (pictured center) with daughter Heidy, sons Axel and Ronald, and Rose and Charlie in 2015. Doña María and her husband, Don Gustavo, a farmer, have five children and are a part of Common Hope’s family. [...]

December 6th, 2019|Categories: Our Favorites, Sponsorship, Supporters In Action|0 Comments

More than four walls. A place to call home.

HOUSING IN GUATEMALAOver half the population of Guatemala lacks dignified housing with utilities and sufficient space. Sometimes, circumstances beyond a family’s control force them into an unsafe living situation. Such was the case for the Landaverde Sac family.Don Oscar had [...]

June 7th, 2019|Categories: Guatemala News, Housing|0 Comments