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NC Baptist Men and Women are assisting in the construction of a medical clinic and training center that will be used to help reach the 1.2 million Quiche people in central Guatemala. The Quiche are among the poorest in Central America. Construction teams will be needed through mid-2014. For more information on the project and how you can help, visit our website at http://baptistsonmission.org/Projects/Outside-US/Guatemala
In Guatemala, it's legal for a girl to marry as young as 14 — though many are married far younger than that. The result: Many girls marry men far older than themselves and become mothers long before they are physically and emotionally ready. Many of these girls faced harsh consequences, similar to those of child brides in other developing nations. They had withdrawn from their educations, some as early as elementary school; were subject to physical and sexual violence; risked dangerous pregnancies and went without crucial medical care. Many aspects of their lives were controlled by older men who considered the girls little more than sexual and domestic servants. Furthermore, the physically immature and psychologically unready young mothers were prone to complications during childbirth, ...
Help horses in Guatemala today - https://goo.gl/OW93xX World Horse Welfare has been working in Guatemala since 2012, delivering a community-based training project across the Zaragoza, San Andres Itzapa and more recently the Santa Maria de Jesus regions. You can help horses in Guatemala by donating here - https://goo.gl/OW93xX
in October of 2017, Granite United sent 26 individuals to Guatemala in partnership with Manna Worldwide to build beds, deliver water filters, feed children at feeding centers and share stories of hope which is found in Jesus. http://graniteunited.com/missions to be part of the story.
Volunteering can be a life-changing experience, not only will you help the children, they'll teach you so much in return! Visit: www.eftc.org.uk/volunteer-guatemala ---------------------------- EFTC works to break the cycle of poverty through education, empowerment and enterprise at the heart of the community. The Foundation has a school in Jocotenango, Guatemala: an urban area where extreme poverty, gang crime, domestic violence and alcoholism are everyday realities. Food, healthcare, counselling and career guidance at the school remove obstacles to education and enable these students to realise their potential. 679 children and young adults study with EFTC in Guatemala. We work in partnership with these families to open doors for future generations. Learn more: http://www.eftc.org.u...
Acts 2 partnered up with Living Water International, an organization helping communities acquire clean water, to raise money for a piece of drilling equipment needed to drill in certain locations in Guatemala with difficult geographical barriers.
This is a slideshow created for Mike Mansour's celebration of life service. It displays pictures from 5 of his mission trips to Guatemala through the partnership between Eastridge Church in Oregon and Food for the Hungry. These trips began in 2009 and Mike's last trip was in 2012. The village of Pulay has become very dear to many of those who have had the opportunity to go. In order to support the people of Pulay, you can contact Eastridge Church in Happy Valley Oregon. I do not own the rights to this song. The song is "Your Love" by Brandon Heath
American teachers partner with Guatemalan teachers for the benifit of the children