Tag archive of Sponsorship

Loving Arms – October 2017 Newsletter

Hello! Please take some time to check out our latest newsletter. You can view the newsletter here. In this issue you can read the President Linda Coghlin's writeup summarizing this year's accomplishments; an update on the Dairy Co-op; sponsorship opportunities; upcoming fundraising events (including November's Poinsettia event!); and much much more.

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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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Please Read our April Newsletter!

Please take some time to read our monthly newsletter. This issue includes a message from our President, Linda Coghlin; a feature on one of our staff members; upcoming events; ways to sponsor and so much more! You can find the latest issue by clicking here.

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Loving Arms – July 2016 Newsletter

Hello! Please take a few moments to read our July 2016 newsletter, including a message from our President Linda Coghlin, introduction to our new teacher, sponsorship opportunities, upcoming events and so much more! Please click the link below to open the newsletter: http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=84b3f497a2310afdefd922a5d&id=1796954ca7&e=63fd4aafb3

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Sad News: Delia Passes Away, Survived by 3 Children

We are sorry to be the bearers of bad news, but one of Loving Arms’ food program recipients, Maria Delia Muxim, passed away suddenly on January 5th from a heart attack. Delia was a widow and still grieving the loss of her eldest child, who died two years ago. She will be forever missed by her other three children, her mother and other family members. Augustin, a graduate of our Scholarship Program, is Delia’s nephew. He will now be sharing his

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December 15, 2014 – Day 1

Yesterday was our first work day here in Guatemala. Our team woke up around 8 o'clock, had breakfast, and briefly talked about what our goals for the day would be. Around 9, we went to the Centre of Hope and from 9 to noon we split into groups and did various projects. Some of us worked with one of Loving Arms’ Women’s Co-ops and taught them how to make dream catchers with beaded jewelry. Others took to painting both inside the Centre, where

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November 12, 2014 – Day 4

As we sit here to write about our day in Guatemala, we have had many tears as we reflect on all we have seen, heard and touched. It is obvious that every one of us on the team have been deeply moved by these people and we feel we cannot do enough for them. On a positive note we have seen more people than anticipated but on the down side we are running short on medications, especially vitamins for adults and children which they badly need. This morning

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November 4th, 2014 – Day 1

Yesterday Cynthia and I were joined by Steven Hash who arrived from North Carolina to be here for 15 days. After an evening of getting to know one another, we enjoyed another great night of sleep. Today Cynthia and I were on duty arranging the kitchen for the bakery, cooking and preserves co-op. It is a beautiful kitchen but disorganized and needed some TLC. We also noticed some much needed items for the kitchen to help the co-ops with their work.

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October 26, 2014 – Day 1

After a long journey we all arrived safely at 12:30 am in Guatemala from all across Canada. This was truly East meets West as we have team members from B.C., Ontario and Nova Scotia this week. We settled in for a great nights sleep. Today our morning started with a delicious breakfast of pancakes and fresh Guatemala fruit. It was a great time for all members to see each other in daylight! Our team divided into two groups for the morning, one group

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Food Distribution and Birthdays in August

Hello! This is a blog post to update you all on the food distribution that took place in different cities in the month of August. Also, for those of you with sponsor children who have birthdays in August, take a look at some of the pictures taken on their special day! The picture on the cover shows children and elders from the village of Parrojas. Children of Paraxaj and Parramos pick up their monthly food distribution packages:   Sponsored

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    • LovingArmsGuat Loving Arms - Coffee Fundraiser 2018 - https://t.co/6tnNNwT7zG

      November 15, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We want to welcome Nikki who will be with us in November during her break away from school in Guatemala City. We al… https://t.co/CUzdGoYGAF

      November 8, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat We were so fortunately to have had two amazing teams from Connexus Church. Laura and Mark along with their childre… https://t.co/85zCQgYmuS

      October 29, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat Yesterday was Linda´s birthday, Loving Arms Founder. The children at the school gave her a welcome with roses, flow… https://t.co/lXmSh9ONy6

      October 23, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat During this week the children were in their final exam of the school year 2018. The week before the children studie… https://t.co/uk0w7ygnns

      October 18, 2018

    • 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