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Education and More is a Christian Fair Trade Organization with the sole mission of helping families in Guatemala.

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Mamas and Toddlers Are Learning About God

May 18, 2016

A year ago Education And More received a grant from the Lorenz Family Foundation to help us present a new program of Bible studies to the women and their little children in our artisan groups. Our Mother and Toddler program was so well received that we are hoping to expand it this year with more groups.   Our Program Coordinator and her assistant were the translators, speaking Kakchiquel and Spanish they presented the Bible studies to over 2300 attendees during the year.   After a few months we surveyed the mothers and the little children that were attending and asked them why they liked coming to the Bible studies. We like meeting with our friends I don't always understand what...

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A Few of Our Favorites - Guatemala

May 04, 2016

After years of traveling to Guatemala, the Directors of Education And More find they often return to the same restaurants and hotels each time they are in the country and want to share with you their favorites in Antigua and in the Lake Atitlan areas.    Our Favorite Hotels Posada La Merced -- Located in Antigua just a couple blocks from La Merced church, this is a quaint hotel that has a real charm about it. Most of the desk clerks and the owners speak English. The German couple that own the hotel also own the coffee shop and cafe next door, Fernando's Kaffe. The cafe has delicious food and the coffee is the best- they roast and grind it...

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