Archive for December, 2011

Merry Christmas from Guatemala December 30, 2011 No Comments

Just before Christmas I received emails from San Pedro with 76 scans attached – all letters and cards that the Beca students in San Pedro had written and created for their sponsors. They are all very sweet, both sent and received with gratitude. I’ve chosen 3 sets to include here; each contains a letter and [...]

Mass of Thanksgiving and Annual Parent Meeting December 20, 2011 No Comments

On December 16th, 2011 there was a Catholic Mass of Thanksgiving held in San Pedro by Beca families followed by a celebration meal. On the 17th the families gathered in a room at the Catholic church with staff from the Cooperativa School for the annual parent meeting to discuss the benefits and responsibilities associated with [...]