Archive for July, 2011

2011 Beca Celebration July 25, 2011 1 Comment

Saturday, July 16th was an emotional, festive, and memorable day and the highlight of our time in San Pedro. Again this year we had a celebration party for all the Beca students and their families – we pick up the tab and the Cooperativa teachers plan the menu and do the shopping, cooking, and serving [...]

2011 Beca Family Visits No Comments

Mike and I spent the week of July 10th, 2011 visiting all 22 Beca students and their families with Mynor, our main contact and advisor for the project in San Pedro La Laguna. It was an amazing, emotional, humbling, and memorable week. The families are so proud of their kids and so deeply grateful for [...]