Niños ayudando a los Niños!! “CHILDREN HELPING CHILDREN” This group of KINDERGARTENS end their first year of school by raising over $1500.00 to support children in Guatemala!


The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, have decided to respond to two of the greatest needs of the people they serve in Guatemala City.  With the help of several groups of professional (architects, engineers, lawyers, and business managers they have developed a project that covers two basic needs, health and youth in crisis.  In  2011, with the help of their province of Mexico, they were able […]

It’s Done!!

At last, here is a photo of school number 2  that was built in the village of Rumor de los Encantos, Guatemala.  What a beautiful setting for a school !!   Don’t you agree ?

Rumor de Los Encantos

Awesome News!!!

Hip!  Hip!   Hurrah!    School number 2 is near completion!!! On July 24, 2012, I returned to Guatemala to visit the community of Rumor de Los Encantos to see firsthand the progress of the construction of the junior high school. To my surprise it is bigger than the first school with an office added. The only thing […]

Dream Fulfilled!

After an awesome welcome by the primary children of Vista Hermosa, the  last step in my journey was completed and fulfilled when I actually walked through the door of the new school. March 22, 2011 will  always be remembered as the day that a childhood dream of mine became a reality.  I left Guatemala feeling […]


What a Great Christmas Present! Just a few days before Christmas I received an email telling me that the  high school in San Juan, Chactela, Guatemala is near completetion. You can not imagine how I felt when I started looking at the photos that accompanied that email.  The last step in this journey will be completed and […]

Wonderful News! High school is Closer to Reality!

In March of this year(2010), I travelled to Centro Chactela, Guatemala with Fr. Jose Manuel Santiago, OMI, to announce to the people, that I have rasied $20,000 to help them build the much needed high school for that area.  During that meeting, the people chose San Juan, Chactela as the community for the new school.  […]

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