This week we commemorate another anniversary of our school, “El Colegio Parroquial La Sagrada Familia.”
The girls and boys of the foundation received the sacraments of Baptism and Eucharist.
Students of Manos Amigas participated in a basketball tournament involving different educational centres of our community
On the 31st of August we watched our primary students graduate from elementary school.
During the last week of August, our baccalaureate students concluded their research projects.
With the support and help of TGW National Radio 107.3FM, Manos Amigas will now begin to offer an adult education program for the mothers of the foundation.
The Municipality of San Andrés Itzapa has kindly offered a bakery course for all the mothers and children
The most important process, the laying of the asphalt, has finally begun outside the gates of Manos Amigas.
The Mayor of San Andrés Itzapa came to see the new work which is being carried out on the road which leads from Manos Amigas to San Andrés Itzapa.
We were very proud of a selection of our students from Manos Amigas, as they participated over the weekend in assisting the Carmelite Sisters in Eucharistic activities.
A group of graduates from Pre-Primary Teacher Training at the Colegio Integral Cientifico en Computación (Computer and Science College) are working with the secondary school students of Manos Amigas on a project which focuses on reforestation and the environment.
The Municipality of San Andrés Itzapa has kindly donated to Manos Amigas a group of Cottonwood trees.
We offer mothers and children a new start and we most importantly aim to empower these women through entrepreneurship and training.
In August, a group of children from Manos Amigas, will receive their First Communion.
We have a very beautiful and expansive vegetable garden located on site, which provides us with all sorts of produce.
The textile companies of San Andrés Itzapa and their suppliers have donated a number of cradles to Manos Amigas.
The students of Manos Amigas Guatemala are currently taking their second term exams at the foundation. Its an important moment to reflect on personal and academic growth
We always have such a great time when Dragoman visit the foundation as we are able to share our home with their international guests.
As the girls and boys from Manos Amigas played all together, we couldn’t help but feel so happy to see them vibrant, healthy and happy.
During the month of May, Sour Marcella pay us another visit and It’s always such a pleasure when she visits as she is the reason we are still here.