Tag Archives: Guatemala

The 2016 AMIGOS, "fresh" off a red-eye flight to Guatemala

Bumps in the Road

8/14/16 9:00 AM  In Guatemala the roads have lots of speed bumps, called tumalos. They are very effective in slowing traffic when traveling through the many small villages on the…

The Impact of Foreign Volunteers in Guatemala

This morning we witnessed some amazing sights in Guatemala City. More importantly, we learned about possibilities and potentials that wouldn’t exist in Guatemala without foreign volunteer help. In 1999 a…

Cataract surgery patient

MARCH TRIP FOR EYE SURGERIES

During the first week in March our eye health promoter, Felipe, took a group of patients to the eye clinic in San Cristobal Verapaz for eye surgeries. This was our…