Niños de Guatemala operates three schools outside of Antigua, Guatemala helping over 500 children from low-income families a year. With our partnerships in the Netherlands, the United States, France, and volunteers from all over the world, we help provide innovative education and support to families. Niños de Guatemala core educational program 'Skills for Success' gives the children the tools they need to succeed in school and in life.
Niños de Guatemala envisions a world in which all people are educated, empowered, and entrepreneurial. Niños de Guatemala empowers communities in marginalized areas of Guatemala. We achieve this by providing education that extends beyond the traditional classroom across three levels: students, their families, and the larger community.
We aim to be sustainable both at the organizational and community level through initiating and supporting social business activities and fostering an entrepreneurial spirit.
Niños de Guatemala provides educational services.
Niños de Guatemala offers primary school, secondary school and bachillerato programs.
Niños de Guatemala also offers the 'Keys for Success' educational program, giving ourstudents the tools they need to succeed in school and in life.
Niños de Guatemala targets education, which is a need of the population in the areas where we work due to a lack of resources and availability of schools.
Niños de Guatemala has provided educational services for 360 families in the area of Ciudad Vieja and San Lorenzo el Cubo, Sacatepequez
At Niños de Guatemala we measure our impact via reports from social workers at every school.
Size and/or structure
Niños de Guatemala grew from 1 to 3 schools.
Niños de Guatemala now provides extra curricular activities and a new methodology.
Niños de Guatemala started a Social Businesses to fund the NGO.
Way in which you collaborate or work with others
Niños de Guatemala now receives support in the form of scholarships from different private schools.
Growth / Quality
We are not planning to expand, but work towards improving the quality in our services.
Niños de Guatemala plans to add extra projects to improve the impact in the community (e.g. girls to have a workshop catalogue)
Niños de Guatemala plans to grow in the amount of children we can attend, and overcome the economic difficulties of the families to support studies,
Amplify the impact of Niños de Guatemala by supporting and providing other life skills.