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Isaac Machry – Thank You!!

On behalf of Loving Arms, we would like to thank Isaac Machry for these two weeks that he was in Guatemala as a volunteer. Having Isaac's help was very gratifying for both our children and our staff. Isaac spent every morning assisting the English teacher. In the afternoons he helped in different activities such as making teaching material for the day. He also worked on the reports that will soon be sent to the sponsors. During his time here, he

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Isaac Machry – Trip Update

Hello again everyone! Today is Friday and that means I only have 4 more days left here in Guatemala which is crazy to think about! I have learned so much and I can’t wait to share it with all of you! This blog will be focusing on my two work days on Tuesday and Wednesday. Tuesday started off the same as every morning except I was given the opportunity to go into Antigua in the morning. Instead of working at the school in the morning I went into

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Wishing Brenda All the Best

Brenda Stratton is a wonderful personal friend of mine, and also the co-founder of Loving Arms back in 2007. Brenda had been living and teaching in Guatemala for the last two years. She took it upon herself to take an ESL course in preparation to teach at the Loving Arms Christian School of Hope. She had been teaching English class to the pre-school and kindergarten children and they simply adore her. Due to circumstance, Brenda is required to move

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Loving Arms – July 2017 Newsletter

Hello! Please take some time to read our monthly Newsletter. You can open the newsletter by clicking this link. In this issue, you'll find a letter from our President, Linda Coghlin, about how Loving Arms promotes self-sustainability to the groups that we help; a message about sponsorship opportunities; upcoming events (like our Annual Golf Tournament) and so much more!    

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Isaac Machry – Blog Update

Buenos noches everyone! I don’t know if I spelled that right but it’s supposed to mean good evening. I think. Anyways I am back with another blog and I am actually writing this the same night I wrote my last blog so if the spelling is really bad on this blog then there is my excuse. This blog will be covering my day off from work on Sunday and my work day on Monday! My day off on Sunday started off like a normal Sunday at home with church in

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Isaac Machry – Blog Update

I wanted to start off by apologizing for the delay on these blogs. I have not had wifi for the past couple of days but I am hoping that my wifi will be working again soon! For the time being I will be writing these blogs and then using a hotspot to post them. Because I will have no wifi I will also not be able to post pictures on Facebook so I am very sorry about that but I will do my best to find wifi whenever I can. Anyways I am alive and enjoying

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Isaac Machry – Trip Update

Hola friends, family, and others reading this! Greetings from Antigua, Guatemala! My time here has been filled with overwhelming love, joy, and extraordinary acts of kindness. I have never seen such a loving community that supports one another like the community of Parramos. My flight here was definitely a journey, I can assure you! All I can say is thank you Aeroplan for your outrageous flight schedules!   My journey started off flying from Toronto

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Annual Loving Arms Golf Tournament Fundraiser

Please see the attached flyer for more information on our upcoming annual Golf Tournament. Mark the date: September 9, 2017!

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Spring Tea – Thank you

Loving Arms would like to thank the many people who helped make the 2nd Annual Spring Tea Event Fundraiser such a success! Please click this link to read how the event helped raised funds for our education program!

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Loving Arms Spring Tea

Please join us on Saturday, May 27, 2017 for our annual Spring Tea to raise funds for the Education Program at the Loving Arms Christian School of Hope. Our guest of honour is the Guatemalan Ambassador to Canada His Excellency Carlos Humberto Jiménez Licona. Also making a special guest appearance is Loving Arms' Guatemalan Director Alicia Mendez! Come join us at Chartwell Church (228 Chartwell Rd, Oakville, ON) from 1:30PM to 4:00PM... for more

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    August 19, 2017

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    July 26, 2017

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    July 26, 2017

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    July 26, 2017