Volunteer Profile

  • March 30, 2012
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Name: Campbell Belisle Haley Hometown: Yarmouth Maine Time with Safe Passage: 5 Months Position: Classroom assistant with Raquel (1ro. Primaria) and Lily (2do básico) Raised in Yarmouth, Maine, Campbell grew up hearing about the Safe Passage. When he graduated from high school, he decided to take a gap year

New eyeglasses for 35 students

  • March 30, 2012
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Without the ability to see the blackboard or read their homework assignments, students all over the world struggle to succeed academically. This week at Safe Passage, 35 students in the Educational Reinforcement Center and 3 mothers in the Adult Literacy program received glasses for the first time in their lives.

The WOW Project

  • March 14, 2012
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“We have to top last year,” Al Feather of the Farmington Rotary Support Team said. He called it The WOW Project. Working with the Guatemala City Rotary Club, Al and his team of 11 wanted to teach Safe Passage students about Chinese culture. They didn’t want to do a

Finding Your Place

  • March 5, 2012
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When I first realized that I wanted to return to Guatemala after 12 years away, I knew that it was the right choice for me at this time in my life. I so enjoyed my year-and-a-half in Quetzaltenango in 2000-2001, and I knew that it was time to return