19 Tues., 6:30pm FUNDRAISING FOR LITERACY Education for the Children Foundation is an NGO that runs the School of Hope in Jocotenango that supports 650+ children, from kindergarten to university level. We’ll be fundraising for our Books campaign since we’ll have to buy books for 450+ students in 2016, and each set of books costs around $35. No admission, but […]

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Dozens attend fundraiser for Niños de Guatemala

Niños de Guatemala

Dozens of patrons enjoyed cocktails and appetizers Saturday evening, July 16, at a fundraiser for Niños de Guatemala (NDG), an NGO that operates a school for poor children in Ciudad Vieja, among other education-related services. Guests met with blue-shirted staff and volunteers and viewed a series of photographs depicting children and teachers at NDG’s school, Nuestro Futuro, which offers quality […]

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Niños con Bendición

Children dance to raise scholarship funds by Nancy Hoffman Niños con Bendición is a group of 16 children ages 6-13 who perform folk dances before various audiences to raise money for scholarships for their schooling and to help cover daily living expenses. The group was founded in 2004 to give children in the village of San Antonio Aguas Calientes a […]

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