Tag archive of Christian School of Hope

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 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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Team Update – Last Day

Here we spend gathering our thoughts about the week we spent here in beautiful Guatemala. It’s a bittersweet time when we say our goodbyes, but for most it’s not "goodbye" - it’s "see you again". We spent our last day interacting with the children at the Christian School of Hope, and seeing new faces that will join the school in January. Having an education means everything for the kids, it gives them strength, faith and most importantly hope.

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Thank You!

Loving Arms would like to thank Dave, Mike, Doug, Mikey, Evangeline, and Louise for the hard work this last week! During their time in Guatemala they were responsible for setting up workshops and building storage space on the second floor of the Centre of Hope. They were able to do this with the help of the wonderful donated tools they brought along with them. The team also sorted out donated supplies from previous teams and were an invaluable part

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Friday, April 29th, 2016 – Day 1

On Thursday, upon our arrival, we were all warmly welcomed by Alicia and Sergio at the airport and driven to The Centre of Hope. It was so nice to be able to meet the staff and volunteers of Loving Arms we have heard so much about. Today (Friday) was a busy day for the construction team, Dave, Mike, Doug, and Mikey (King), learning about the needs of the Centre and sorting the wonderful tools that had been generously donated to Loving Arms, setting

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A Show of Parental Support

Gabby and Charlotte was been volunteering with Loving Arms at the Centre of Hope, in particular at the Christian School of Hope since February 2016. The girls have been a tremendous help, especially in the English classes. Parents are always concerned about where their kids are going, what they are doing, who are they with, and where they are living. Charlotte’s parents decided to visit Guatemala and see for themselves what their daughter

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¡Feliz Navidad y Prospero Año!/ Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

With Christmas just around the corner, we want you to know how very thankful we are for your continued support of Loving Arms! Through your prayers and financial support, we are able to extend hope and shine light into many hopeless, dark places in Parramos, Guatemala. As we celebrate the greatest gift given to mankind, Jesus, we are overcome with gratitude for all that He has done in our organization and in the families of those we are able to support.

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    • LovingArmsGuat We are so happy to share with you the good news. We have raised $3500 for the school bus! We would like to take thi… https://t.co/WmTIeLxErH

      October 11, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Thank you for everyone who contributed to our Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser! https://t.co/U223dLY4Fs https://t.co/U223dLY4Fs

      October 11, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Wednesday the teachers and children had prepared a thank you for the team, including several songs and dances. We… https://t.co/qwe4MX2ULG

      October 5, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Such a great team and wonderful Week of helping many in need! https://t.co/5lDfWLYLFH

      October 3, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Follow along as our team continues to do good work for the impoverished villagers in Guatemala:… https://t.co/vfZOj2gh6l

      October 3, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Our medical clinic was busy helping those who needed it the most on their second day... read about it here:… https://t.co/9t7QeH4lzt

      October 3, 2018