Fall 2016 Newsletter Now Available

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Boston – 2016 Hike for Hope

Enjoy a day of hiking (choose from three trails) and cornhole (the ultimate lawn game) to support the students and staff of El Hogar in Honduras! Individuals and teams are welcome to participate in this family-friendly fundraiser. Sunday, October 23 12:30 PM – 5 PM Houghton’s Pond Recreation Area (Parking lot at Blue Hill River Road and Eileen Road) Milton, MA To sign up
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Spring 2016 Newsletter Now Available

To subscribe to our newsletter, please email your request to jlang@elhogar.org. Click on the image to view our newsletter as a PDF. If you are unable to open a PDF, please click here to download the necessary software. Please support the work of El Hogar by giving a gift at the following link: elhogar.thankyou4caring.org/donate.


Maryland Artist’s Work Benefits El Hogar

Maryland Artist Katherine Dilworth was recently featured in Maryland’s Howard County Times for the artwork she’s been creating featuring El Hogar. Proceeds from the sales are donated to El Hogar. Read the article here: www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/howard/ellicott-city/ph-ho-cf-honduras-dilworth-0317-20160317-story.html For information about Katherine’s artwork, please visit kddphotography.com.


Zika Virus – What Is El Hogar Doing And What Does It Mean For You?

(February 12, 2016) For all of us at El Hogar, the safety of our students, staff, and visitors is of the utmost importance. The Zika virus continues to make headlines and El Hogar is taking all necessary precautions to ensure that the disease does not spread within our organization. No staff members, students, or service team members have contracted the disease to date and
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Sad News For Our El Hogar Family

It is with sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the recent deaths of two of El Hogar’s graduates in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Roberth Alberto Sanchez (20 years old) and Orlin Emmanuel Carcamo (19 years old) were found dead in a residential area in the southern area of the city on Wednesday, September 9. They had been abducted the night before, along with two other
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A Tale of Two Paths

I sat with a small group of students recently, scanning through pictures to pass the time before dinner. Such reminiscing is a fulfilling experience, regardless of culture or background. Few of us truly enjoy the slide shows of others, their trips to foreign lands or nephew’s wedding, but those shared with our own families or friends seem to awaken in us an important recognition
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