Fundación Oxlajuj N'oj

Non profit organization
(+502) 4128-5119

We are a foundation whose nature is private, non-partisan, non-profit, with social projection and humanitarian assistance.

Our vision is to educate the population through training and research on gender, ethics and human rights issues, promoting sustainable empowerment for the youth and women of the Central American region, shortening gender gaps and reducing violence based on in gender.

Women, Indigenous peoples, Youth
Education, Youth, Human Rights, Art and culture, Leadership/Capacitation, Civil participitation and policy
Guatemala, Jutiapa, Sololá, Quetzaltenango, Chimaltenango, Sacatepéquez, Alta Verapaz, San Marcos, Chiquimula, Escuintla, Totonicapán

Organizational contacts & locations

Contacts
Marco Antonio Sagastume
Representante legal
Nahomy Hernandez
Alliance Coordinator
Locations
Guatemala. Km 28. Carretera a El Salvador, 
Fraijanes
Guatemala City, 
Guatemala, 
01062
Pontevedra #9

Mission, vision & values

Mission

We strengthen the execution of projects with a gender approach and sustainable empowerment for young people and women in rural areas, through our educational programs, research and training for professionals.

Vision

Educate the population through training and research on gender, ethics and human rights issues, promoting sustainable empowerment for young people and women in the Central American region, shortening gender gaps and reducing gender-based violence.

Values
We value ethics, fairness, integrity, respect, equality, education.

Products, services, and programs

Products

We sell promotional items such as t-shirts, pins and agendas.

Services

We offer counseling and psychological support.

Programs

We develop educational projects, forums, workshops, therapies, communication campaigns, educational guides, among other activities.

 

Organizational detail

Founded: 
2008
Number of employees: 
0-10
Funding: 
Fundraising, Participant fees and dues
Primary issue(s) / need(s) addressed

Absence of youth empowerment, comprehensive education on sexuality, equity, gender and prevalence of violence. We carry out a base study in different departments and a mapping.

Impact, adaptations & objectives

Impact to date

We've delivered more than 200 educational projects and 10,000 people benefited.

Impact measuring

We have a process of monitoring and evaluation.

Organizational adaptations: 
Size and/or structure, Financing model
Organizational adaptation details

Size and/or structure

We have grown in our volunteering.

Financing model

We have had help from some partners in 2021.

Short term objectives

Growth

Grow our departmental networks.

Quality

Implement new methodologies in our projects.

Impact

Impact young mothers in the country.

Long term objectives

Growth

Have the help of a strong donor who supports us in financing.

Quality

Improve our technical capacity and create a free virtual educational platform.

Impact

Impact more communities.