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Longwood Foundation Donates $63,000 to La Esperanza

La Esperanza has announced that they have received $63,000 from Longwood Foundation to support three of their programs—the Family Development program, Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault program and PASA Youth program.  The generous grant was used to purchase three 2013 Dodge Caravan vans, which were purchased from i.g. Burton in Milford.  The new vans will significantly increase transportation services for […]

La Esperanza receives grant for children’s bilingual mental health services

La Esperanza has announced that it has recently received $5,000 from The Next Generation of Southern Delaware to support children’s bilingual mental health services. Specifically, Next Gen-South funding will be used to create a therapy/observation room to provide Parent-Child Interaction Therapy treatment services for Latino child victims of domestic violence and child sexual abuse.

La Esperanza recently relocated its Victims Services […]

Paying Tribute to Board President, Matt Haley

We are shocked and very sad about the news of our dear friend, Matt.
Matt was an outstanding human being. He was loved by everyone he came in contact with, and he loved everyone. He saw the good in everyone he met. He lived life always thinking about those in need and those who needed him. He was a caring and […]

Public schools grapple with influx of migrant children

Nearly 70,000 unaccompanied minors entered the U.S. last fiscal year; now schools face the challenge of integrating them

GEORGETOWN, Del. – Macarena Vicente Morales was 17 years old and nearly eight months pregnant when she swam across the Rio Grande last spring, marking the end of her childhood in Guatemala and the beginning of a new life in the United States.

“I […]