Dionisio: The Life of a Brave Christian

  • April 18, 2016


Dionisio: The Life of a Brave Christian Throughout the week, AJS staff gather to discuss how to continue working for jsutice beneath this mural, which reads:  “This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters.”…

Wolterstorff: The Brave Work of the Association for a More Just Society

  • April 18, 2016


“What has also struck me about [AJS] is their imagination: they imagine new ways of prodding and assisting the government to do what it should be doing, new ways of standing alongside victims,” wrote philosopher Nicholas Wolterstorff after one of his visits to Honduras to observe the work of AJS.

Cycling Coast to Coast for Education in Honduras

  • February 13, 2016

cycling ceremony

Orar. Soñar. Trabajar. Pray. Dream. Work. – motto of Transformemos Honduras “Six years ago, we had a crazy idea,” says Kurt Ver Beek, vice president of the Association for a More Just Society (AJS). It’s true, the goal of a cross-country bike race to raise awareness about corruption in public education was ambitious, even a…

Meet an AJS Supporter: James

  • October 30, 2015


By giving away two-thirds of all the money he had, James made a sacrificial gift that became a meaningful reminder to our Honduran staff of the fearless love and commitment to justice that many AJS supporters like James also share.

Finding Hope in the Face of Corruption

  • October 30, 2015


On warm summer evenings in Tegucigalpa, the capital of Honduras, dusk falls and the sun dips low to silhouette the large hills surrounding the city — hills scattered with homes of the city’s poorer residents. The darker it gets, the more pronounced becomes the dancing constellation of orange lights on the city streets.