Tag archive of Adult Literacy

March 3, 2018 – Team update

On Friday, the students held a farewell assembly for the team since that was the last time they would see our team: Next, Brian's team finished the house so that it was ready to be dedicated to the village elder. The team also helped with Loving Arms monthly food distribution. The cover page of this blog showed the wonderful smiles from those receiving the packages that our gracious sponsors have provided! Members of the ladies' sewing group learned

Read more
Adult Literacy works!

Phase two of our Adult Literacy Program was completed in October 2014. A celebration, to honour the students, was held at our Centre of Hope in February 2015. 15 people from San Bernabe completed grades 3 & 4 while 10 from Parramos finished grades 1 & 2. Two grades can be completed each year. Within this program adults learn to read and write. At the ceremony one man tearfully thanked us for this wonderful opportunity. He never attended school

Read more
February 10, 2015 – Day 2

Tuesday was another beautiful day in Guatemala. The team of Brian Gore, Stephen Coghlin and Ray Mahoney spent the day working on another section of the security wall around “El Centro Esperaza”. The work consisted of mixing cement and helping to move and place 80 lb. cement slabs into concrete pillars.  In essence, we were a support to our Guatemalan experts and just followed their lead. Later in the afternoon, we witnessed the graduation celebration

Read more
    SponsorNowIcon
    Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!
    • LovingArmsGuat It is with great sadness that we inform you that unfortunately the school bus we used since September 2016 has stop… https://t.co/FTMFxRGRm8

      August 16, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Thank you Adam and Shelby for your hard work in Guatemala. We all miss you so much. While they were with us they he… https://t.co/AzBE7FQhsx

      August 8, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We welcomed Adam and Shelby from Canada. They will be at the Christian School of Hope for a month and will help us… https://t.co/9hj8vlfVAT

      July 13, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat The children at the Christian School of Hope welcomed Louanne Black from Canada. She is helping us on Thursday by a… https://t.co/vgmBl1RGHk

      July 9, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Pamela is a 4 year old girl who is kind and friendly. Her favorite color is pink. She enjoys eating soup and playin… https://t.co/3OWtYkNfLZ

      July 6, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Five years ago Loving Arms had the opportunity to refer Guatemalans workers to Canadian farms through the temporary… https://t.co/iQrbWGZlyR

      June 28, 2018