19 celebrating 15

  • July 24, 2014
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No event is more anticipated, with both excitement and nervousness, than the Quinceañera at Safe Passage. This is a special event where all the girls who are turning 15 celebrate together with their families and teachers. This year we had the privilege of honoring 19 girls and celebrating with

Our Safe Passage Wedding

  • July 17, 2014
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My name is Megan McAdams and my now husband Juan Francisco Roldan worked in Public Relations at Safe Passage while I was a long-term volunteer. As an international couple, neither of our two countries (Juan is Guatemalan and I’m American) felt quite right to Juan for his proposal. He resolved

Twenty Six Raincoats

  • July 10, 2014
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Every year as rainy season begins in Guatemala, all of us who work, volunteer, and support Safe Passage start to worry about our families. Will their houses flood? Will fewer kids come to the project? Will there be landslides in the garbage dump? This is the reality for our