Guy Pantaléon was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and moved to the U.S. and has been living in the San Francisco Bay Area since 2000. While growing up in Haiti, soccer was his life and he played for the well-known Haitian football team, Etoile Haitienne, later on coaching and managing his own successful team, Vasco de Delmas. He met and got to know many people while working at the famous Hotel Oloffson in Port-au-Prince, including his future wife. Since 1998, Guy has become indispensable as a reporter, translator, teacher, guide, and counselor while working with the street children in Haiti.