tag:compassion.com,2011-06-01:5-48256 Guatemala Updates 2011-06-01T20:19:40.567-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Earthquake Hits Guatemala - July 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-28-16:5-82047 2014-07-16T17:33:25-06:00 2014-07-16T14:28:56-06:00

A strong earthquake has affected five child development centers in Guatemala.

Pray for Edwin, Maynor and Carmen tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81090 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for siblings Edwin, Maynor and Carmen in Guatemala, whose mother passed away. Their father has to leave his six children alone in order to work.

Pray for the New LDP Students in Guatemala tag:compassion.com,2014-02-01:5-81052 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-01T10:02:36-06:00

Pray for our new LDP students in Guatemala and around the globe as they adjust to university life and the rigorous requirements of the LDP program.

Pray for Madelyn tag:compassion.com,2014-00-01:5-79220 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-01T00:00:00-06:00

Pray for 10-year-old Madelyn in Guatemala, who was recently diagnosed with cancer. She is receiving chemotherapy and is not able to attend school.

Pray for our children in rural areas of Guatemala tag:compassion.com,2014-44-06:5-78678 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-06T11:44:48-07:00

Pray for our children in rural areas of Guatemala during this cold season, as most of them do not live in appropriate houses to shelter them from the cold.

A Powerful Body tag:compassion.com,2014-57-31:5-77827 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-01-31T13:57:04-07:00

Pastor Albert never leaves his congregation doubting just how important it is to help the poor.

Advisory: Earthquake in Guatemala tag:compassion.com,2012-00-09:5-61498 2012-11-09T00:00:00-07:00 2012-11-09T00:00:00-07:00

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 shook southwestern Guatemala on November 7, 2012.

Advisory: Volcano in Guatemala tag:compassion.com,2012-00-14:5-58854 2012-09-14T00:00:00-06:00 2012-09-14T00:00:00-06:00

The Volcan de Fuego (“Volcano of Fire”) erupted on September 13, 2012, in southern Guatemala.

Prayer Requests for Guatemala tag:compassion.com,2011-00-10:5-32884 2014-01-31T00:00:00-07:00 2011-01-10T00:00:00-07:00

The presidential campaigns for Guatemala will begin this year. Pray for the Lord to grant a godly leader who will pursue social justice and work in righteousness on behalf of the people.

The Lord Is My Shepherd, I Shall Not Want tag:compassion.com,2010-00-16:5-32912 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-12-16T00:00:00-07:00 Karen Anzueto, Guatemala Contract Field Communication Specialist, Photo by Nadia Soberanis
Living conditions for Zoila and her family were unbearable. Their weak home was exposed to constant danger, but the love of a sponsor changed Zoila's life.
Advisory: Tropical Storm Matthew Hits Guatemala tag:compassion.com,2010-00-21:5-33126 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-10-21T00:00:00-06:00

The most recent storm affected two Compassion-assisted centers. The children and their families are receiving aid.

Nutritional Program Combats the Global Food Crisis tag:compassion.com,2010-00-04:5-32594 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-03-04T00:00:00-07:00 Samuel Llanes

Young Yeimy was recently diagnosed with moderate malnutrition due to a severe drought in her village. Compassion's implementation of a nutritional program came to the rescue.

Look What God Has Done tag:compassion.com,2008-00-18:5-33591 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-12-18T00:00:00-07:00 Brandy Campbell, with Karen Anqueto in Guatemala

From the time Dá­¡ris was small, she knew she would be a doctor even when nobody else thought she could. With the help of Compassion, she impacts  hundreds of families.

Shaping a Better Future tag:compassion.com,2008-00-13:5-33623 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-11-13T00:00:00-07:00 Brandy Campbell, with Karen Anqueto in Guatemala

Maria must try to raise her daughters in a city filled with gangs and violence. With the help of Compassion, Astrid and Doly are finding new hope.

Home Away From Home tag:compassion.com,2008-00-07:5-32942 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-01-07T00:00:00-07:00 Brandy Campbell, with Karen Anzueto in Guatemala
Paola feels like she grew up at the Tommas Cranmer Student Center (GU-804). "I received a lot of love there, from the project workers and tutors even before I was registered. It changed my life," says Paola.