Mauricio Rosales

“This is the fist time they’ve seen so many blonde people,” laughed Mauricio as he led the group up the hill. Mauricio Rosales is a HELPS employee working for the Home Transformation program, specializing in stove team leadership. He has taken a construction team into...

Dallas Team Leadership

For many HELPS volunteers, the commitment to the cause far exceeds the boundaries of the annual ten days spent in Guatemala. In the smiling faces of the Guatemalan people, they are reminded of why they continue to push forward with efforts towards poverty reduction....

Darkness to Light; a Story of Blind Faith

As Francisco walks out of HELPS’ Eye Clinic and into the sunshine, he sees through tears of joy, the beautiful world around him for the first time in years. Like many Guatemalans, less than fortunate circumstances and events have left Francisco with few...

HELPS Bus Ready for Teams

In November 2010, after some modifications and repairs, the new bus donated to HELPS -The Chicken Bus- was ready for its first ride. All of HELPS Guatemala’s staff,along with Richard Grinnell – HELPS Vice President – went on a field trip to San LucasSacatepéquez and...