Running Club Revolution

  • April 29, 2013
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The Safe Passage mothers have begun 2013 by starting a revolution. They were tired of feeling tired, unhealthy and inactive.  Although they have been expressing these feelings for a while, the excessive amount of tamales, a mass of starchy corn based dough, during the Christmas season were the final

Look, teacher! A zebra!

  • April 26, 2013
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It’s not often that our students get the opportunity to leave the barrio where they live. For most of our students, the reality of a neighborhood seeping with trash and drenched in poverty, violence, and addiction is the only reality they ever get to see. When an opportunity did

Próximo Paso´s first steps

  • April 9, 2013
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Our graduates overcame enormous challenges and, with the support of Safe Passage and their families, have accomplished what very few individuals in these communities have: promotion from secondary education. When we first began the Proximo Paso program this year, my singular focus was to find formal employment our high

Making Change

  • April 1, 2013
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The MidCoast ChangeMakers team did such an incredible job this month! The team was composed of InterAct Club (Rotary youth club) from Mid-Coast Maine and members of The Rig, a local teen cultural center. First of all, they are total fundraising all-stars, raising over $40,000 for their trip with