20 Years of Service

20 Years of Service

This month, we are celebrating Howard Lobb’s 20th work anniversary with the GLP! We think that deserves a celebration! For the past two decades, Howard has dedicated his life to helping children in Guatemala break the cycle of poverty through education. We are so...
Cristina: Teaching Tech from Home

Cristina: Teaching Tech from Home

Everyone, say hi to technology teacher, Cristina! (You may recognize her from last year’s Fall Fiesta at Home) In 2020, Cristina received the shocking news that schools were shutting down across Guatemala due to the emerging pandemic. Like teachers all around...
2020 Report Card

2020 Report Card

Report cards are in! 2020 was a wild ride (to say the least), but we’re excited and proud to share how our programs performed last year, despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic. Although schools were physically closed last year, students in our programs...
The Journey to the Center of Ak’Tenamit

The Journey to the Center of Ak’Tenamit

In the eastern part of Guatemala lays a school by the name of Ak’Tenamit. Ak’Tenamit serves as a boarding school for students in grades 7-12 and is one of the newest members of the GLP’s Computer Centers Program. With the addition of new computer equipment, they...
Empowering Girls in Tech

Empowering Girls in Tech

Hacienda Maria students proudly holding their new Microsoft certificates  Melinda Gates once said, “If you want to lift up humanity, empower women.” And that is exactly what the community of Hacienda Maria is doing. This year, 18 GLP Computer Program students from...