Quinceañeras: Preparing to Become Young Women

  • July 19, 2011

Here at Safe Passage, 21 girls and their families will come together for one of the most important events of these girls´ lives.  In Latin culture, young girls celebrate their quinceañera as their coming of age. This year, these 21 girls will embark together in an exciting and emotional

A Place to be Children – Aqua Magic

  • July 12, 2011

Each Saturday morning when Support Teams work at Safe Passage, I wake up at 5:30, put on my bathing suit and leave my house with a full mug of very strong coffee.  After making sure my volunteers are “up and at ‘em,” we grab boxes of breakfast food and

Homework: The Key to Success

  • July 5, 2011

It is easy to get caught up in the many wonderful and enriching extracurricular programs at Safe Passage here, such as English, health education, computer skills, art, music, and sports. That means one of the most important, parts of our program may sometimes be overlooked—homework time! All of the