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Casa Student Update: Noel Romero

We are so proud of the students in our Comayagua Boys Project. Noel is one of our oldest boys in the project and he is currently completing an internship at the new international airport in Comayagua laying electrical lines.  In his […]

Casa Student Q&A: Cristian Barrientos

Our desire is that our Casa de Esperanza supporters would get to know the students that CDE supports and our Honduran ministry partners.  Our next student feature is Cristian Barrientos, a medical student at the Universidad Católica de Honduras (UNICAH). Let’s get […]

Coast Guard Food Booth 2021

Join us on August 6 & 7, 2021 at 301 Washington Ave. in Grand Haven, MI to purchase some delicious treats for a good cause! Booth times may vary.

2020 Annual Report

After a difficult and challenging year for many in Honduras and throughout the world, we praise God for the impact that Casa de Esperanza was able to make in 2020. In our 2020 Annual Report, we share highlights from this […]

Honduras Update: June 2020

Honduras has been severely affected by Covid19. The borders of the country closed down to air, sea, and land travel in the middle of March and have been closed since then. The government put out a curfew where citizens can […]

Every Action Counts: Lilian Ramirez

When Lilian Ramirez was 12 years old, we met her at Fuente de Vida home for girls in Taulabe, Honduras. Lilian was preparing to transition out of the orphanage, and she expressed interest in continuing her education. With the help […]

3 Types of Typical Honduran Cuisine

Food is an important part of any culture. Discovering what people place on their tables at mealtimes is a part of discovering who they are. And I have to agree with Julia Child, “People who love to eat are always […]

Honduras and COVID-19

Information as of April 3, 2020 As you know, the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected our lives greatly in the U.S. and many are affected around the world as well.   We have been thinking and praying for our family in Honduras, […]

Saying Yes: Trip Reflections from Emily Schaafsma

This was my first international mission trip, so to say I was a little nervous was an understatement. I was going to a country that I have never been to before, with people I didn’t know very well, and had […]