Guatemala Boot Drop: When the Rain falls...

This August, the Roma Boots team had the privilege to return to one of our favorite places; Guatemala. When Roma was just getting started in 2010, Guatemala was the first country we visited for a boot drop outside Romanian. And, heading back brought back all the memories of the breathtaking landscapes and charming people.

Even better, this time our group had some first timers. Bringing our boots to kids in need is even more rewarding when you get to share with others who believe in your mission so strongly that they come along for the tiring, dirty, tough work. Because, they share in the knowledge that our boots are making a difference in the lives of these children and their families.

So, in addition to our Roma team, we were joined by Megan and Brad Bauchamp, owners of the Houston-based Magpies stores. They were one of our first shop orders which really paved the way for a successful year. Having them with us was totally a full circle moment. Also along for the adventure was Tina Citoiu who was moved by our story on ProTV and wanted to see for herself. And, 11 year old Gabe and his mother Melissa. As a voice actor in Hollywood, Gabe and his mom have seen all kinds of things, but this was his first time out of the country, and he brought his charm and youthful spirit to our trip...

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