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February 14: Love & Friendship Day

While citizens of many countries will express their love for each other on Tuesday, February 14 by recalling the exploits of a 14th century Christian martyr, Mexico simplifies the matter, preferring to refer to this romantic occasion as el Dia del Amor y la Amistad (Day of Love and Friendship).

Consulate donates toys to sick kids

This week, for the fifth consecutive year, employees from the U.S. Consulate General in Guadalajara visited the pediatric area at the Hospital Civil to hand out 215 toys to lucky young patients.

Building a culture of peace

A November 11 closing ceremony at the José Maria Arreola school in Riberas del Pilar marked the end of training cycle II of the Rotary International Global Grant “Providing Teacher Training to Create Safe and Healthy Schools & Communities in Jalisco, Mexico.”