Long Way Home, Inc.

Long Way Home is a non-profit organization that uses sustainable design and materials to construct self-sufficient schools that promote education, employment and environmental stewardship.

Build a school from recycled materials for Maya

Build a school from recycled materials for Maya
Photo from Progress Report 'A Postcard from Long Way Home in Guatemala' (view small | med | large | orig)

Build a school from recycled materials for Maya

Build a school from recycled materials for Maya
Photo from Progress Report 'A Postcard from Long Way Home in Guatemala' (view small | med | large | orig)

Build a school from recycled materials for Maya

Build a school from recycled materials for Maya
Photo from Progress Report 'Today, a backhoe visits the Tecnico Maya school site' (view small | med | large | orig)

The first roof is added to the first three rooms

The first roof is added to the first three rooms
The first roof was added to the first three rooms in October 2009. The roof is made from poured concrete over a wire mesh form. The walls will be finished with a mixture of earth and sand that will resemble adobe. (view small | med | large | orig)

The first three rooms of the TC School with roof

The first three rooms of the TC School with roof
The first roof was added to the Tecnico Chixot School in October 2009. These rooms will become the electrical and wood working shops of the school upon completion. (view small | med | large | orig)

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