Yo'o Guatemala work with rural populations in Guatemala. We believe in community education and development. We provide opportunities for low-income families and their children in Purulhá Municipality. Our community center programs serve approximately 2,200 children of school age and their families.
We provide opportunities for families and kids with scarce resources in the Municipality of Purulhá through programs that focus on critical necessities of the community such as, education, health and nutrition and community development.
We hope to be an organizations the creates education and development opportunities in rural communities and provide programs that result in positive changes for the community.
We offer food services, scholarships, books and medicine.
We offer services such as municipal and community libraries, lecture club, preventative health, education scholarships and tutoring, providing food and nutrition.
We have developed different programs such as integral human development, health and nutrition, education, and community integration.
The deficiencies and needs caused by inequality, which are supported by statistics. We serve health, nutrition, education, personal and community development, community integration, environment and leadership.
Construction of better quality comprehensive health and education opportunities and tools so that children and adolescents can access a better quality of life.
Our direct impact for users is 928 individuals; and indirect we have reached 3,361 for a total 4,289 members of our community.
We collect data for height/weight measurement, individual evaluations, socioeconomic status and academic evaluations.
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The work began completely voluntarily, as time passed, it was necessary to hire more staff, improve and strengthen administration, as well as expand coverage adapting to needs.
Strengthen the processes that have been implemented to complete the food security cycle.
To adapt methodologies to strengthen education.
We need to continue with the growth of integrating each year a new generation that grows with all the comprehensive needs and opportunities covered from decent health and nutrition, to academia and technology from the first year of life and until entering university.