Mike was inspired by his experience as a Covenant House resident to build community and provide safe space where Black members of the LGBTQ+ community can create, network, and, eventually, reside.
Even before the government declared it a federal holiday, CHTX was celebrating Juneteenth. Now that it’s official, the day has even more meaning, and the staff uses the opportunity to teach about independence both in history and in life.
Covenant House holds to the hope and belief that Black and brown youth deserve to pave their path forward without racism, discrimination, and racial inequities.
To his colleagues at Covenant House Guatemala, Music Director Esteban Monroy is a hero, employing his musical talent and experience to help our youth transform their lives.