"I give thanks to God for the lives of the people who have cared for me..."                   


Hi!! I am Najari Mireya, but most people know me as Mily. Since I was a little girl I have only wanted a mother I could love. When I was little, because of the very low pay she received at her job, my mother left to look for work elsewhere. Read More


"I live a much better life thanks to the mercy of God."                                                    

My name is Katherine Stephany. When I was 9 years old I began to work in “La Terminal” [a very dangerous section of Guatemala City where all the public buses come through]. I got on the buses [to sell things to the passengers] and I had to get up at 4 in the morning to begin working. Read More


"The Lord gives sight to the blind, the Lord lifts up those who are bowed down..." Ps 146:8


I first met 14 year old Sandra on a bus ride to Guatemala City to have her eyes checked. I noticed that she wasn't very interactive, didn't make eye contact, and only spoke when spoken to. About 20 minutes later I found out why. Sandra had cataracts and sees very little. Read More


"The first day there (at Shadow), I experienced more love than I had in my entire life."