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It’s a great time to support a class!

Schools and classrooms are top of mind in Canada in September, as students of all ages head back to school. It’s also a great time to think about supporting a class! Why? Well, not only will you be building into the lives of a class of Vida students from now through their graduation . . […]

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Meet our Clinic Staff – part 2

Last week, we introduced you to Isaias, our longest-running clinic staff member, and today, we are excited to introduce you to our newest staff member, Linda. Linda was born in Coban, and has lived her whole life in Purulha with her family. She finished elementary school in Purulha, went to middle school in Tactic, completed […]

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Clinic Staff

Meet our Clinic Staff!

Impact Ministries has a Medical Clinic in Chijacorral and offers mobile clinics in the surrounding areas. Clinic Coordinator Christy Lew would like to introduce you to her staff: Our team is small – we are just three full-time staff, but we run various public health initiatives, work with the 15+ medical/dental teams that come down […]

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From Saskatchewan to Guatemala, with Love

Sometimes challenging times can motivate us to make an impact. We’d like to share with you how a grade 8 student from Saskatchewan turned her own challenges into a chance to make it easier for children in Guatemala to have the supplies they need to get an education: Danica describes herself as a girl who is […]

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Working at the Chijulhá School Construction Site

Earlier this spring, Paul Haberstock and the team from Living Waters Christian Academy in Spruce Grove, Alberta joined us in Guatemala.  Join him as he tells their story: We were all excited as the van laboriously made its way down a single-lane dirt track towards Chijulhá.  We had been working as a school community from Canada to […]

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Congratulations Les & Rita!

Les & Rita Peters were named Alumni of the Year at Columbia Bible College’s recent convocation ceremonies!   In her letter of recommendation, Dorothy Peters – no relation of Les’, but one of Impact Ministries’ original board members – writes: “From the beginning, Les and Rita were intent on equipping Guatemalans themselves to take leadership. Over […]

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