2021 News and Updates

January  2021

Notice of the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Honduras Society: Because of constraints on in-person meetings caused by the COVID 19 pandemic, the Friends of Honduras Society Annual General Meeting for 2021 will be held via a ZOOM meeting on February 23, 2021 commencing at 7 PM (PST).  If you would like to join/attend the meeting please send us an email from this webpage and you will be emailed a link to the meeting shortly before it commences".

February 2021

The Clinic building beside the school at Retiro is being used by the Public Health Nurse to do COVID testing in the local community.  Many thanks to all the people volunteering their time to make this possible.  See the "Photos & Videos" page of this website for pictures of the clinic being utilized.

April 2021

New books and learning supplies have been purchased and delivered to the school.  Many thanks to the kind donors and volunteers that have made this possible....the students & teachers are very happy!

May 2021

Almost 200 "gift bags" filled with food and other supplies were distributed on Mothers Day to families near the school.  See the "Photos & Videos" page of this website for photos of the food bags and the grateful recipients!

August 2021

´╗┐New desks for the teachers have been delivered to the school along with some additional new desks for the students!  The new desks are a vast improvement over what the teachers had been using previously and having flat, smooth surfaces to work from will be very helpful for both the teachers and the students during the coming school year.  There are photos of the new desks on the "Photos & Videos" page on this website.