Quinceañeras are Coming

  • May 31, 2011

In July 2011, just two short months away, Safe Passage will be joined by 25 volunteers from the First Unitarian Church in Schenectady, NY who will be sponsoring this year’s Quinceañera party for all 22 Safe Passage girls turning 15 in 2011.  Ranging from grade 5 to grade 9,


  • May 31, 2011

Today I went to a door down the block from our project building—a door that I am certainly no stranger to—because in this house they sell one of the best of all Guatemalan delicacies, “chocobananos,” frozen chocolate-covered bananas! Read more. For only 1.50 Quetzales (about $0.20), it is the

Meet Jess

  • May 27, 2011

Hola a todos!  My name is Jess and I am a Support Teams Coordinator at Safe Passage.  My colleague, Owen, and I lead groups of short-term volunteers as they work with our program for a week at a time. Read more. As a senior at Bowdoin College I got

Meet Owen

  • May 27, 2011

Hi!  My name’s Owen, and I work at Safe Passage coordinating Support Teams that come to volunteer with us for a week at a time.  So far this year we have about 25 of these groups signed up to come down, although we are always looking for more! Read