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REMINDER! Loving Arms Spring Tea

Hello! This is a quick reminder that coming up on Saturday, May 28th, 2016, Loving Arms is hosting a fundraiser ! The Guatemalan ambassador to Canada Rita Claverie-Sciolli will be in attendance to address all of our great volunteers. High Tea will be served (refreshments and snacks will be available as well as neat Guatemalan arts and crafts)! When: Saturday, May 28th, 2016 at 1:00PM Where: Oakbridge Bible Chapel, 2250 Eighth Line, Oakville, ON

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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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Medical & Dental Help Trip

Volunteers Needed for a trip to Guatemala - Everyday Miracles International (EMI) is a Canadian NGO partnering with Loving Arms to provide primary medical and dental care to needy children and families in Guatemala. EMI is seeking dedicated individuals: physicians, NPs, nurses, paramedics, dentist, dental assistants and general assistants, who are committed to this worthy cause.  It is rewarding and humbling to be part of a medical/dental relief

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“Gracias” and “Hasta Luego!” to the Machry Family!

It was an incredible week here in Guatemala with the Machry Family. We are forever thankful for the time, resources, and energy that this family has invested in our ministry. In just one short week, the men were able to complete the home for Mynor's family with the help and guidance of Angel. They worked extremely hard, and we know they have been blessed for helping to bless others! The women worked with several of the co-ops, introducing new

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Admin Duties? How exciting!

Honestly how exciting can administrative duties be? Well, add a trip to sunny Guatemala to those duties and life may just have gotten a bit more exciting. Linda Coghlin, our President and Founder, is heading to Guatemala today with Ron Shantz and Sharon Regan. With the coming of the new school, comes more and different administrative concerns that they will work through with our Guatemalan Director and her team. Ron, a Loving Arms Board member wants

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Loving Arms Welcomes Two Volunteers

Kelsey Huggins and Mary Madeline White, two friends from Tennessee, arrived today in Guatemala to work with Loving Arms for a week. These two university students are hoping to work on Leadership training for our Scholarship Program students, the Women’s Co-operatives as well as Loving Arms Staff and teachers. They will help prepare the food packages for March and distribute them. Community Outreach will be accomplished through crafts with the

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    • 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

    • LovingArmsGuat Click here to support Relief for Parramos, Guatemala organized by Steven Hash https://t.co/nS6XmgYenO

      June 12, 2018

    • LovingArmsGuat So grateful for the support of our neighbour who offered us his extra vegetables to gift to our families this month. https://t.co/NHVqreu4no

      June 12, 2018