Salvadorans love Korean Soap Operas! Who knew?

How many of you have flipped through the cable channels and stopped, ever so briefly, on a Mexican Soap Opera? Here in America, the Mexican Telenovela is ubiquitous.  They are often the butt of jokes in movies and English-language TV shows.  But, did you know that since 2004, Korean Soap Operas or “Doramas” have dominated […]

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ANNUAL BENEFIT 2015

Annual Benefit 2015 COAR Peace Mission Annual Benefit Celebrating 35 years of protecting, educating, and healing impoverished children in El Salvador. Benefactors – $5,000+ The Musca Family Joseph Haas Mike & Peg Cachat Bill & Judy Head John & Mary Ann Mastrantoni Samuel H. and Maria Miller Foundation Anonymous Friend Patrons – $1,000-$2,999 John & […]

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THANK YOU SISTER CARMEN!

The four Catholic Sisters from the Missionary Order:  Our Lady of the Pillar of Zaragoza (Spain) have become an institution at COAR.  While they have only been at COAR for less than 2 years, their love, leadership, service and dedication to the kids has made their presence a blessing.  On September 15th, 2015, the COAR […]

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COAR Invited to Speak at the Cleveland Council on World Affairs

On Thursday, September 10th, COAR’s Executive Director Mary Stevenson, was invited to speak at an evening program sponsored by the Cleveland Council on World Affairs. It was an intimate gathering at the Market Garden Brewery on West 25th street in Cleveland, Ohio. CCWA had reserved Market Garden Brewery’s conference room for this wonderful event. It […]

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COAR Kids Are Great Artists – MURAL 2015

In honor of the inauguration of the new Therapy Center at COAR Children’s Village, our Director held a contest among all of the residential houses to create a mural that celebrates life and youth.   From that winning mural, COAR encouraged all of the kids to pick up a paint brush and bring not only […]

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