Category Archives: HEADLINE



If you have read Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams, you may remember that the number 42 is the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe…

A multigenerational Guatemalan family

A Better Quality of Life at Any Age

  I just finished a phone call to Guatemala. I have a friend in the Peace Corps who is working in a Mayan village in the mountains. My friend, Marisol,…

Thanks to EI and a paire of glasses, Teresa can see to continue weaving.

Open Letter to Enfoque Ixcán Supporters

Dear Enfoque Ixcán supporter, Please pat yourself on the back! Thanks to your crucial support, our eye care program has impacted hundreds of people, granting them the gift of sight….

Residents helplessly look on as fire consumes the central market


Just about a week ago the central market in Playa Grande burned.  Playa Grande is the commercial and government center for the Ixcán region of Guatemala.  This is the town…