Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala

 
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Scholarships given out in Santa Maria
    By - Ross Deans - GVI Charitable Trust Manager
    Scholarships for national school were recently distributed in the community of Santa Maria De Jesus, Guatemala. Each year in addition to providing a free education for many of the communities poorest children in our own school we fund scholarships for national school where the students can earn their recognised...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Scholarships in Santa Maria
    By - Ross Deans - GVI Charitable Trust Manager
    The recently constructed school in Santa Maria is now in use and has brought huge benefits for the students, community and volunteers. The new school is much larger than the previous building and as such is able to cater for the ever increasing number of children benefiting from this project. In addition to funding...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    New school in Santa Maria nearly complete!
    By - Dom Williams - GVI Latin America Projects Director
    Thanks to donations and funds raised from the recent volcano and bike challenges the construction of our school in Santa María is almost complete. With so many kids now since we started in 2004, we needed a bigger space! We are building six new classrooms, a kitchen, two toilets and two rooms to store all our...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    2010 in Guatemala
    By - Ross Deans - GVI Charitable Trust Manager
    2010 was a very tough year for Guatemala as Tropical Storm Agatha devastated both of the communities in which we work. There was loss of crops, homes and very sadly lives. When the storm finally passed the extent of the damage really became clear and a long term plan was necessary to help people. We started a fundraising...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala has received 71 donations
    • 4 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Excellent exam results in the school
    By - Dom Williams - GVI Latin America Project Director
    Two if our students Chezy and Wendy Marisol led the way in the mid-term exam results with a string of 90's, really great to see some of Guatemala's poorest children achieving some of the countries best grades! Average in the Calse Pacaya morning class went up 10% in language to 85%, with sciences rising 7% to 80%. Amazing...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Growing numbers and great results
    By - Dom Williams - GVI Latin America Project Director
    The mid term results are in for clase Atitlan in community San Adrés Itzapa. One of the morning students Axel led the way with 100's in all subjects! Other children Iris, Yeimy and Erick were not far behind. The top half of the class averaged in the high 80's, this really shows that the support is working as these are some...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Fathers Day football and Agatha Support
    By - Dom Williams - GVI Latin America Project Director
    We played our annual football match with the dads in Santa Maria this week, with the Blues coming out on top, 3-2. The mums cooked a great Pepian for all afterwards, then we began stage 2 of our support in the Tropical storm Agatha recovery. The families have lost 99% of their maize crops, which means that there will be...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Student becomes director of a rural school
    By - Dom Williams - Director GVI Phoenix
    Fantastic news from Guatemala, where one of our old students, who we put through school and teacher training college has got a job as director of a rural school. This is the first evidence of the fruits of our long-term program and we hope to see much more of this in the future. Many thanks
    • 4 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Improved results for Secondary school
    By - Dom Williams - Director
    Thanks to scholarships, over 70 children will be moving onto the next grade here in Guatemala, with results averaging over 70%. With our English classes we give, the average in this subject was over 80%. Secondary education is so important and thanks to all the donors who have made this possible. Happy New Year and cheers
    • 5 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Charity Challenge
    By - Dom - Director
    Greetings. The final results of our children in secondary school have all come through, and they have all passed with flying colours, which is a great achievement. We will be adding a further 30 children in secondary school in 2010 so to start fundraising for next year, I will be embarking on a Charity Challenge this...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala has received 23 donations
    • 5 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Second results due
    By - Dom Williams - Director
    Our secondary school children continue to surprise on the upside, with their second set of exam results due this month. Despite schools being shut, their learning has continued at pace, and their results should confirm the positive strides they have made this year in secondary education. To add to the 80 children we have so...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Awaiting the results
    By - Dom Williams - GVI Phoenix director
    The year flies by, and the exam results for our secondary school children are due soon. They feel confident, and so they should, they are great kids and very dedicated to their education. The costs of education in Guatemala is rising, though we will do all we can that these kids don't fall behind. cheers
    • 6 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    More scholarships and more children in 2009
    By - Dom Williams - Director GVI Phoenix
    Our ranks of children in our projects sped past 500 this year, with over 50 starting secondary school. This for children who would never have had primary education, is a huge thankyou to everyone involved. Many, when asked, want to become teachers, so with us giving them that helping hand financially, these dreams can...
    • 6 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala has received 10 donations
    • 6 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Secondary school and beyond
    By - Dom Williams - Director of Latin American Projects
    2008 has seen a record number of children entering secondary school in our projects in Guatemala, with the number close to 50. What's more, almost 10 children are now in Teaching College, so bringing the education full circle. In 2009 it is hoped that over 50 children will be attending secondary school from our projects,...
    • 6 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Great successes
    By - Dom Williams - Phoenix Project Director
    Thank you all to those who have kindly donated so far. Why not consider joining volunteers out in Guatemala and helping on the ground? From December 2007 all our children in Guatemala now receive primary education in the local schools and some for secondary for the 2008 educational year. We are now embarking on...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala has received 42 donations
    • 7 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala posted a progress report
    Funds desperately needed for long term sustainability of project
    By - Andy Woods-Ballard - Director of Operations
    GVI and their volunteering scheme covers hundreds of children to go through primary education and also receive extra food and materials for school. Over the last few years through the GVI-Charitable Trust we have increased this commitment both in terms of numbers and scope. What this means in real terms is that many many...
    • 7 years ago
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  • Education & food for 600 children in Guatemala has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 7 years ago
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Dom Williams

Antigua, Sacatepequez Guatemala

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