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Peru Flood Victims Needing Donations of Materials Goods – Accepted this Week

Shipping Charity International in partnership with XPO Logistics Global Forwarding has donated a shipping container to be sent to Peru. We’d love your help filling the container!   While the flooding in Peru has stopped, relief efforts in the region are far from finished. The CHOICE Peru team has been …

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Happy Labor Day Guatemala

International Labor Day is celebrated around the world and Guatemala is no exception. This day commemorates the struggle of workers to enforce their labor rights. Thanks to these struggles today workers have fair working conditions. However, there are sectors that continue to fight for job opportunities that allow them to …

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Happy Mother's Day María Isabel Silva

Maria raises and sells ducks to support her family. Maria became a mom at 16 years old. She speaks of the discrimination due to being pregnant at such a young age. However, despite the suffering and the financial problems her husband Elmer have a strong marriage.  “Sometimes my husband does …

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Guatemala Celebrates World Environment Day

The United Nations has established June 5 as World Environment Day. Guatemala is a country with a great diversity of climates, landscapes, soils and ecosystems. The Guatemalan biodiversity is distributed throughout the country with 34% of the national territory being covered by forest area, but this has been affected in …

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