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Loving Arms – February 2018 Newsletter

Hello! Please take a look at February 2018 newsletter by clicking here! This issue includes a message from our Founder Linda Coghlin, an announcement about big goals to celebrate our Ten Year anniversary (you can find out more by hitting the button at the bottom of this blog), features on our teachers, sponsorship opportunities, upcoming fundraising events, information who is visiting Guatemala next, and so much more!

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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

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March 2, 2018 – Team Update

On this day the team members helped with various activities at the Centre of Hope. This included an addition to the Centre to act as additional classrooms for the Colegio Cristiano Esperanza (Christian School of Hope). For the team seeing the students is always a treat and as a bonus the team was able to help the English teacher in his classes. Members of the team brought clothing and shoes that were sorted and distributed to the children. On Wednesday,

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Team Blog – Update 2

We are almost in the middle of the team's week here and the hard work continues. On Wednesday, the team continued with the fence. They also packaged the food that will be distributed. Other members continued helping with sorting the school supplies for our 61 children at school. Our new shelving is looking great and almost finished. After lunch the team left to go to Parrojas for the January food distribution. During the distribution they helped

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Team Blog – Update 1

On Saturday morning the team started working right away at our Centre on different projects such as replacing our old bamboo fence on the North side of the property with a cinderblock and metal fence. They also started painting our classrooms in order for them to be freshened up to welcome our students. In the afternoon they helped with the New Year's Elder Celebration, where we had more than 100 elders attend. On Sunday the team took some downtime

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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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Report: Colegio Interamericano Donation

On Friday, December 4 of this year, five Kindergarten teachers from Colegio Interamericano in Guatemala City visited Loving Arms. Because each of these teachers is passionate about educating young children, they wanted to contribute to the Loving Arms’ school. Each teacher has worked in different ways over the past few months to collect the educational materials that they were able to deliver. All of the supplies will greatly benefit our School.

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Weekly Summary – Week of November 15, 2015

It has been a really wonderful week here in Guatemala! Every day has been full of new, different experiences. At the beginning of the week, I began going with Alejandra, the Child Sponsorship Director, to interview children for Preschool 2017. All of these children are three years old, and the hope is that we will be able to find sponsors for them soon so that they can begin receiving monthly food packages until they start school. These 20 children

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      March 17, 2018

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      March 15, 2018

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      March 14, 2018

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      March 14, 2018

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      March 14, 2018

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      March 13, 2018