Category Archives: Blog

Thank You

Thank you to everyone who donated to make the trip to Guatemala a huge success.  It has been the most amazing experience and I am already making plans to come back. We had over 40 kids participate over almost one month The donated equipment was a huge success, but the most needed piece of equipment […]

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Awesome!

It has been incredible and I can not believe three weeks have gone by already.  I went to Gautemala with a plan, but not sure how it would be executed.  We had a small group of boys when I started and we ended this mornings training with over 40 kids and enough girls to have […]

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Giving Back

The trip started off about using soccer to interact with disadvantaged youth in Guatemala, and has become much more than that! I have made friends that will last a lifetime and the opportunity to help many more than I ever thought I could. I helped at a preschool, where we made playdough… …made a food run […]

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Paulina

Today was a day off from training with the kids, so I went on a kayak and hiking adventure with a couple friends and a guide.  While hiking through the mountains, we had one mission, to make it to Paulina’s house in the mountains. We believe Paulina is atleast 85 years old, lives by herself […]

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Added a bunch of pictures to the gallery

I have take over 2000 pictures and it has only been a little over a week.  We have been busy training kids in soccer, I taught them to play baseball, we watched the world cup in a small bar, distributed gear, had dinner with the founder of Mayan Families, worked in a preschool, went zip […]

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Boat Trip

We took a boat to a small village on the other side of the lake call San Juan.  It is where many of the artists live. It is said that the lake rises for 50 years, hits its peak and then declines for 50 years.  You can see houses in the water and when the […]

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Training Day

Cents4Soccer Head Coach Byron and Olivia. We will be training every day for the next 3 weeks and to keep the kids coming back, we will reward them with soccer gear for attending training sessions.  As you can see we train on a dirt field, but we are in the process of becoming an offical club […]

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View From The Roof

Volcano. Volcano. All three volcanos.

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Women Setting Up Shop

She carries everything she is selling on a wagon. Takes the bags off the wagon. Starts organizing her shop. Then after awhile she is completely unpacked & is ready for business!

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Pickup soccer

We started off playing soccer by ourselves… Then a whole bunch of local kids came to play with us. They were impressed by me because the girls here do not play soccer at all, only the boys do. Once the equipment gets here I’m going to tell the kids that they have to bring a […]

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