Learning English as a Foreign Language: ¿Habla Ud. Inglés?

Several months ago, we introduced you to our volunteer, Amy Haroff, who is serving with us for the 2015 school year.  In addition to helping with administrative aspects of the ministry, she has been teaching English classes to our teachers and to some of our church members. The bi-weekly classes are serving to enrich and […]

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Does a Bright Future Exist for Young Women in Honduras?

This article was recently shared on Orphan Outreach’s website and on our website, as well! Amy Haroff journeyed with Orphan Outreach to Central America as a short-term missionary, and her passion for the children she met transformed her life. She now serves full-time at Jubilee School in Honduras. We asked Amy to share what the […]

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Jubilee’s Mother’s Day Celebration!

What attributes do you think of and admire when you think of a mother, a grandmother, an aunt, or a special female role model in your life?  Is it her strength?  Her warm smile?  Her loving arms?  The way she takes care of you and understands you when no one else takes the time to […]

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Exam Week

How many of us can recall the stress and pressure of exam week in school?  We may have felt the fear of failing, of disappointing our teachers and parents, and of other students calling us stupid.  We may have spent hours studying late into the night and then felt great relief when the exams were […]

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Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Melissa

This year, we are delighted to welcome Ms. Melissa to our ever-growing staff.  She is a perfect fit because, just like so many of our students, behind her joyful, playful demeanor there hides a history of hardship.  One of her sisters, who was very special to her, died from lymphoma eleven years ago.  She left […]

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Meet Featured Student, Dylan!

Dylan is 6 years old and is a first grader at Jubilee School.  He lives with his parents and his uncle who is a fifth grader at the school.  He likes attending Jubilee School because he gets to see his friends and because the teachers treat him well.  Dylan’s favorite part about school is getting to […]

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Meet Featured Student, Marjorie!

Marjorie is seven years old and is a second grader at Jubilee School.  Last year she missed school a lot because her family did not have enough food to send to school with her.  This year, however, her dad is working on Jubilee’s new school construction; his income is helping to provide food for the […]

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Music with a Mission!

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine.  Imagine the lights in the gymnasium lowering while, up on stage, spotlights shine upon your son, your daughter, your neighbor’s children, or the children of others in your community.  Drum sticks click together, a guitar strums, and initially, a single voice rings out, “Abre mis ojos, oh […]

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Meet Featured Student, Fernando

Fernando is 10 years old and is a second grader at Jubilee School.  He appreciates the opportunities the school gives him to study and learn.  Fernando lives with his mother and little sister, and the family has struggled financially since his step-father left them.  They live in a very dangerous area of the city where […]

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Moving into the 2015 School Year

There is no end to the emotions kids feel on the first day of school, but feeling excited and a bit nervous and scared are probably the most common ones!  Thanks to generous donations, many of the students at Jubilee school were sporting new back packs, and they were delighted to see their classmates and […]

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