We received a heartwarming message from our founder Suor Marcella as she celebrated her birthday on the 18th of January.
We are very thankful to have ongoing support from Cure of Ars Dental Mission. Every year they pay a visit from Kansas and perform dental checks on all our families at Manos Amigas, as well as the people of San Andres Itzapa and Chimaltenango.
Exactly 25 years ago, we opened our doors to mothers and children affected by violence.
Today all boys, girls and mothers from Manos Amigas dedicated the afternoon to drawing and writing letters to their sponsors in preparation of Easter.
On Sunday some of the families attended Holy Communion held at the Parroquia de San Andrés in our local town Itzapa.
As we enter the new week, we look back at the past years and reflect on how grateful we are for the ongoing support and love.
At Manos Amigas we aim to carefully respect mother nature.
In the upcoming month there will be some improvements to our garden facilities. We will be installing around the foundation signs which remind students, staff and other mothers to carefully respect the surrounding — “Do not cut the flowers” and “Respect”.
Here at Manos Amigas we are very happy and grateful to God for the life he has given Suor Marcella. It is because of her kindness and support that the foundation exists, and with her power and determination it continues. We are forever grateful and thankful, and ask that he continues
Thanks to our sponsors and supports, we were able to provide the women at the foundation with gynecological exams. We were very fortunate to have Doctor Clara attend to the women. These exams and check up’s are crucial for our mothers, for it allows them to maintain positive health and prevent the
We would like to communicate that the course carried out by psychologist Tirza Lopez for the mothers at the centre, has just concluded. Many thanks to Tirza and our supporters for the opportunity that it has given our mothers in growing.