domingo, 3 de mayo de 2009

March and April Newsletter from Los Patojos

Hello to all of you my dear friends, it is so good to have you in our lives. It is time to inform you what was and is going on at Los Patojos during march and april, so many beautiful things are happening in a positive and constructive way. We are starting new projects, meeting fantastic people around the world, that believe and trust that LP can help people to get a better life. We can not do, what we do without you all.

During this season we are happy to inform you that we will be starting three important community projects: The Community Clinic, The Community Kitchen and the Community Cultural Center. These three projects will be giving to more than 250 children the opportunity of a just health care control, Nutrition and Food, and the support to express themselves trough art. Education and Art, set communities free. This is possible thanks to Just World International and Jessica Newman, Juan Andrés Rodríguez and friends, Alice Lee from Casasito and friends, Cooperatur and Risingminds. Thank you so much for helping us to make dreams real and life better!.

Ok then sisters and brothers, we leave you now with images than can give you a better idea of what we are talking about! We love you.

THE TALENT SHOW
Los Patojos sharing their talents!





LOS PATOJOS NOW CAN SIT IN STRONG NEW DESKS AND HAVE ACCESS TO TV AND DVD PLAYERS IN THEIR OWN CLASSROOMS! Thanks to Myra de Wildt and friends we have 50 new desks and Anne Marie Choquette for the tv and dvd and for the french classes and for her friendship. The metal structures that keep the tvs safe are because our dear friend Regine Fuchs, Danke Regis!
Before and after:






Hillel and Latino Community Service Club at University of California Irvine at Los Patojos Thank you Justin, you are my brother from another mother! Our house is your house, Shalom to you my dear friends... all of you, Moran, Bethany, Isaac, Hilda, Julie, Lindsay, and the rest of the team!


SUMMER PARTY WITH LOS PATOJOS AND JULIA, BLANCA AND PILAR!
Summer time!!! thank you Julia, Blanca and Pilar for everything you did during your time with the children, the summer party was so cool and full of joy, it was an awsome day with a lot of fun, love and unforgettable memories!



THE ENGLISH SCHOOL IS ON AND WE HAVE MORE THAN 50 STUDENTS Thank you Pily, Miss Dalia, and all the volunteers that are helping us and the students to learn english, so they can be confident and ready to get a job or to be better students!



THE COMMUNITY CULTURAL CENTER IS AWSOME! (That is what the children say)MUSIC AND PERFORMANCES

THEATRE PLAYS

SOCCER AND SPORTS

AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA INTERNET AND MOVIE-PHOTO EDITION

RECYCLING AND MAKING NOTEBOOKS


JUST WORLD INTERNATIONAL AND JUAN ANDRES RODRIGUEZ
Thank you so much for everything you have done for Los Patojos, thank you for visiting us, thank you Brianne for helping us with our stage roof, thank you giving us the opportunity to join you guys and share one of the best time in our lives, THE HORSELESS SHOW! Thank you Jessica, Jill, Juan Andres, Leonel, Linda, Brianne, Nick, and everybody for making this happen!










AND THIS IS JUST THE BEGINNING!