Community Spotlight: Palencia, Guatemala

 “The most important thing is having a peaceful coexistence, unity and teamwork.”

From Practice Peace Sessions to celebrating cinco (5) de mayo and World Peace Day, the Play for Peace in Palencia Guatemala had an eventful 2015. Palencia, a small town on the outskirts of Guatemala City and is found in one of the most dangerous regions in the world. The Play for Peace in Palencia Club gives the children and youth and alternative to gang life and a safe place to meet once per week. Here are some pictures from the club’s events throughout the year. PFP Palencia 1 PFP Palencia 2 PFP Palencia 3 PFP Palencia 5 PFP Palencia 6 PFP Palencia 7 PFP Palencia 8 PFP Palencia 9 PFP Palencia 10 PFP Palencia 11 PFP Palencia 12 PFP Palencia 13 PFP Palencia 14 PFP Palencia 15 PFP Palencia 16 PFP Palencia 17                               Hear what the youth in in Palencia think: [embed]https://youtu.be/o8StF3D_t5o[/embed]   Peace