We help children born with cleft lip and cleft palate in Guatemala. We provide pre and post op care and all surgeries they need.
Organizational contacts & locations
Mission, vision & values
Our mission is to help children born with a cleft lip and cleft palate to have a happy life. We do this to provide comprehensive cleft care to all our patients.
Our vision is to help at least 400 children every year born with cleft lip and cleft palate. We want all of them to have a meaningful and happy life.
Products, services, and programs
We provide special feeding bottles and formula cans.
We provide all surgeries, milk for the malnourished babies to have a healthy weight undergoing surgery and speech therapy for after surgery.
Milk program is average 4 till 5 months until they have the healthy weight to undergo surgery.
The speech therapy program is around 2 years long, starting after the cleft palate surgery.
We focus on children born with cleft lip and cleft palate.
Impact, adaptations & objectives
After the surgery the children are able to eat and drink normally and talk. They can start to have a normal life.
Through photos of our impact and our reports.
We changed location a couple of times and now we are building our own hospital.
Our target population was in the beginning only the "altiplano", but now we reach all of Guatemala.
We will grow because we have more patients because of Covid.
Quality / Impact
We always focus on good quality care and because of the nutrition and surgeries we make a big impact on the lives of the children.
We will say yes to every child with cleft that enters our program.
Quality / Impact
We always want to improve quality and the impact will be always the same, changing the lives of the kids.