The sudden loss of Brian Howe on May 6 was a shock which will be felt by many for a long time. It won't just be his magical voice we miss, it will be his compassion for the voiceless. His love for dogs and cats was obvious to anyone who spent time with him. His… Continue reading Ayuda Needed YOU, Brian. Thank you!
The last two months have been a tough time on everyone as we adjusted our daily living patterns to deal with the COVID19 pandemic. In March, I believed that all would blow over quickly and Ayuda would only miss holding a few of our weekly sterilization clinics. Well, that didn't happen! Instead our interns Mely… Continue reading Our COVID19 Actions and Other News
Despite an unfounded rumor that Ayuda was no longer in operation, we've been very busy! The transition between former and new municipal administrations in two of the villages in which we work resulted in the cancellation of two clinics and a short day for a third clinic. However, these issues have been resolved and we… Continue reading We’re BUSY helping dogs and cats!
Thank you Natalie St. Germain for documenting Ayuda's work in Jaibalito. Thank you Oleg for sharing your photos from San Andres Semetabaj, Panajachel, and Godinez.
It's been a slow start to this new year but activities are now picking up to Ayuda's normal pace. 2020 brought us two new mayors in Panajachel and in Santa Cruz La Laguna who both took office in mid-January. New partnership agreements were drafted and presented in early January. Once officially in office, both new… Continue reading New Year, New Challenges