Asociación Puente

(+502) 2368-7734

Asociación Puente works with groups of women in vulnerable communities and with the prevention of chronic malnutrition for children under the age of 5. We provide education in food and nutrition security, food preparation, agricultural activities, local savings and credit associations and income generation.

Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Indigenous peoples
Education, Family, Microfinance, Water and sanitation
Chimaltenango (San José Poaquil), Alta Verapaz (Santa María Cahabón)

Organizational contacts & locations

Contacts
Claudia Avendaño
Communication and Public Relations Officer
Edna Lima de Morales
Board member
Locations
Edificio La Rotonda, 23 avenida 7-50 Vista Hermosa, 
Guatemala, 
01015

Mission, vision & values

Mission

Our mission is to prevent chronic malnutrition through development of competencies in women and their families.

Vision

Our vision is a new generation of healthy Guatemalans who have opportunities.

Values
We value respect, honesty, leadership, and commitment.

Products, services, and programs

Products

We provide families with wood-saving stoves, rain water collectors, and water filters. The families pay a percentage of the price and the rest is covered by Puente.

Services

We educate women and their families on how to combat chronic child malnutrition.

Programs

We offer the “Dando la talla” program.