Meeting the ADIVIMA Students in Class and with their families.

We had an opportunity to meet two of our ADIVIMA scholarship students in class and then go to one of their homes and see a family. Kayla’s family was welcoming and offered us their hospitality while answering questions. They shared their stories and their aspirations – Kayla wants to be a nurse. Without ADIVIMA she would not have this opportunity. We are making a difference … Continue reading Meeting the ADIVIMA Students in Class and with their families.

Kujyub Temple ruins and Rabinal Market

Up before dawn to hike to the Mayan temple ruins in the hills above Rabinal. Even in their deteriorated state, it was plain to see that this was a significant public space. We saw the “ballfield” where sports were “played”, however the loser was subject to sacrifice. There is a very large plaza space with a sacrificial altar and an architecturally significant well structure. In … Continue reading Kujyub Temple ruins and Rabinal Market