Restoring Hope After She Lost Her Mother

  Anita lives in Guatemala. She was born with cerebral palsy and half of her body is paralyzed. Though she is able to walk short distances, she couldn’t leave the house very often, but that never dampened her exuberance. Anita was always brimming with love, thanks to her loving mother, who had been her primary … Continue reading Restoring Hope After She Lost Her Mother

The Happiest Person You Could Meet

Kelly is one of the happiest people you could ever meet. Her vibrant spirit fills her family’s modest home with life and love. She is always full of joy – constantly cracking jokes and laughing. Kelly lives with her parents, two siblings, and grandmother in a Guatemalan neighborhood known as the “red zone” due to … Continue reading The Happiest Person You Could Meet

Special Delivery: 1,650 Wheelchairs Arrived this Week!

Central and South America are getting mobility this week! 1,650 wheelchairs arrived in 3 different ports this week: 550 in Guatemala, 550 in Ecuador and 550 in Honduras!

Friday Story: Yearning for a Life in Motion

As with many individuals living in the forests, deserts or jungles where our distribution partners work, there are thousands of stories of individuals that go unheard. Their stories deserve to be heard and we are thankful we can share a story this week from our partner, Children International, in Guatemala: In a small community located … Continue reading Friday Story: Yearning for a Life in Motion

Friday Story: No More Hiding for Elida

Happy Monday Everybody! We hope you had an amazing Thanksgiving Weekend. Although our Friday Story went out via email on Black Friday, we didn't get to give it to you here on the blog until today. Enjoy! In May 2013 we brought you a story about a fourteen year old girl living in rural Guatemala … Continue reading Friday Story: No More Hiding for Elida

Monday Recap: A Healed Heart, A Mother’s Love

Greetings and happy Friday Monday! This weekend we celebrate mothers: their hard work, their dedication, and their love. We received a story from Children International in Guatemala that shows us all of these things. Meet Elida, and her mother Faustina: Every morning, around 5AM, a rooster’s crowing is mixed with painful cries of a girl … Continue reading Monday Recap: A Healed Heart, A Mother’s Love

Special Delivery: 3,190 Wheelchairs Arrived this Week!

This week was an incredible week as 3,190 wheelchairs arrived in port! 550 to Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Zambia; 440 to Peru! Amazing, thank you so much for your support!

Monday Recap: Superhuman

Greetings and happy Friday Monday! The love of Cervando’s mother and sister is truly a blessing to behold. This week our story comes to us from some of our partners in Guatemala: the Order of Malta and AmeriCares. Cervando was only recently able to see a doctor about the issues that had plagued him all … Continue reading Monday Recap: Superhuman