Mapping an Adventure

  • September 5, 2014
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Earlier this year one of our Safe Passage support teams decided to educate the kids at Safe Passage about Deb Walters' fantastic effort to raise awareness and funds by kayaking from Maine to Guatemala.  Mid-Maine UU Youth Support Team, was from 3 different UU (Unitarian Universalist) churches in Maine.

Then and Now: Nery

  • August 11, 2014
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Nery is a student in our Educational Reinforcement Center and has been studying at Safe Passage since the year 2000 when he was just 5 years old. Like many of our students, most of Nery’s other family members work either in or around the Guatemala City garbage dump. Nery’s older sister and

A mile in their shoes

  • August 11, 2014
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The mothers’ running club has been operating at Safe Passage for two years. The mothers recently decided to step up their traning schedule and are meeting on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 6am at the Parque de la Democracia in Guatemala City before some of them attend morning church

Guatemalan Supply Drive

  • February 19, 2014
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 After months of organization and planning, on Saturday, February 8, Radio Corporación Nacional (RCN) and Safe Passage started a school supply donation drive called Sé Útil Por Los Niños with optimism and excitement. The event was a success thanks to the generosity of Guatemalans who answered call that RCN

Meeting the FIFA’s World Cup

  • February 19, 2014
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On September 2013, FIFA’s World Cup tour started to visit 88 countries in 267 days. On February, the tour stopped in Guatemala. Thanks to the generous donation of the 1850 channel, 16 young Safe Passage students had the opportunity to attend the showcase event of the World Cup held

Conociendo La Copa Mundial de la FIFA

  • February 19, 2014
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En el mes septiembre 2013 inició el tour de la Copa del Mundo de la FIFA para recorrer 88 países en 267 días. En el mes de febrero la Copa llegó a Guatemala. Gracias a la generosa donación del canal 1850, 16 jóvenes afiliados a Camino Seguro tuvieron la

A Song with Natalia Lafourcade

  • February 18, 2014
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In February, the increasingly popular Mexican pop singer Natalia Lafourcade visited Safe Passage. Natalia is not only a singer, but also a songwriter, record producer, fashion designer, actress and philanthropist. On February 12th, Natalia Lafourcade gave a concert in Guatemala city, and seizing the opportunity, visited Safe Passage the