You’re Invited to the Tulsa Golf Tournament!

The Tulsa Golf Tournament benefiting the Friends of San Lucas and the San Lucas Mission will take place on July 25, 2022 at the Tulsa Country Club. All are welcome. Register today!

Supporter of the Month: Margaret Marsille

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Meet Margaret, one of Friends of San Lucas’ Long-Term Volunteers. She just completed her annual three-month visit to San Lucas Tolimán and returned home to Virginia. Margaret was eager to get home so she could plant her garden but certainly will miss Guatemala. What you might not know about Margaret is that she has been going to the Mission since 2003.

Kansas City Event Details

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Save the date for the Friends of San Lucas 6th Annual Kansas City Celebration! All donations towards this event will be generously matched.

Ash Wednesday Message from the Executive Director

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In February, 1998, my life changed forever. It is not a story I tell very often, in part because it is a story with pain and violence that is not mine to tell. But our stories are rarely only ours to tell.

Exclusive Interview with FOSL’s Executive Director

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This is a big week for Friends of San Lucas. We're running a fundraiser for the San Lucas Mission Construction Program, and all of your gifts will be doubled by anonymous donors, up to $50,000. Why do your gifts matter? Read this exclusive interview with FOSL Executive Director Bill Peterson to learn more about what the Construction Program is up to and why your donations are so important.

Construction Fundraiser: Match Available Now!

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From February 22-25, Friends of San Lucas invites you to participate in a fundraiser for the San Lucas Mission's Construction Program.  All gifts will be DOUBLED by anonymous donors, for one week only.

A Message from Visitor Program Director Kristal Sawatzke

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When I first joined Friends of San Lucas, I started to hear a lovely phrase over and over again - one that I eventually learned had a particularly special meaning to Mission history: Juntos Podemos. You might have heard this phrase over the years, too; it means Together, we can...
Guido Cosigua

Support Friends of San Lucas on Give to the Max Day

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Every year GiveMN hosts Give to the Max Day to encourage charitable giving. This year we are raising money for the Mission Healthcare Program. Quality healthcare is a basic human right. But in the low-resource rural communities surrounding San Lucas, access to healthcare is scarce. Even in the city, many residents cannot afford treatment for disease. We hope we can count on you to support us on November 18!

New Work & Volunteer Opportunities at FOSL

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FOSL is excited to announce that we are currently accepting applications for two new opportunities! In this post, you'll learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Director of Development and the Long-Term Volunteer and how to apply.

Indigenous Peoples’ Day – Special Interview with Karina Hernandez

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On this day, we honor Native American peoples and commemorate their histories and cultures. It's also an opportunity to learn more about indigenous communities all around the world. For this special day, we offer an interview with Women's Center Director Karina Hernandez about her perspectives on her Maya culture.