a smile that lights up a room

2013-07-15T14:48:49-06:00July 15th, 2013|Children, Community, Teams|

The Special Needs School in Leon is a favorite spot for many teams that come to serve with El Ayudante.  A group from Grace United Methodist Church in Tampa, Florida, had the privilege of visiting and passing out food bags at homes of some of the students from the school.  They knew that these visits [...]

prisoners and dignitaries

2013-06-20T20:17:04-06:00June 20th, 2013|Community, Teams|

Prisoners and Dignitaries | Fayette Presbyterian serving prisoners and their families When Fayette Presbyterian team came to El Ayudante last year they visited the prison and were greatly impacted by the conditions that they saw. From praying and asking about the needs of the prison a vision was born to build a visitor center so [...]

safety, comfort and luxury

2013-03-01T17:48:42-06:00March 1st, 2013|Community, Poverty|

Long days. Yesterday was a long day. It was a day where the power was turned off at 7:30am and didn’t come on again until 6:00pm. Those are the days that myself and the team members currently here are forced to remember where we are. Often on the El Ayudante campus it is easy to [...]