Escuela Integrada de Niños Trabajadores is a school that started almost 20 years ago as a way to provide accessible education to children who were working on the streets.
Girl Rising works with local partners by providing customized tools and curricula to build confidence and agency in girls and to change attitudes and social norms so that entire communities stand up for girls and against gender discrimination.
Our story-based tools and curricula engage, energize and motivate young people to see beyond their borders, value their education, understand their rights and believe in their capacity to change their lives, communities, and even the world.
We are a civil organization of indigenous women of the Mayan culture, we support and work in solidarity with rural development, promoting the empowerment and autonomy of women in the various areas of their daily lives.
Hospitalito Atitlán is a small, non-profit, non-governmental hospital that serves 75,000 Mayans who live on the southern shore of the beautiful Lake Atitlán in the highlands of Guatemala.
We create all-natural wellness products using high-quality essences. True wellness comes from the body, mind, and community, and we believe wellness should be inclusive and accessible to all. And income opportunities should also be accessible to everyone - that's why every product brings an opportunity to a local entrepreneur! Our products are biodegradable and shipped in recyclable packaging! Take care of your health, take care of your community and take care of your Mother Earth!
LAVOSI is a non-profit organization providing education to deaf Guatemalan children. In 2021 the school implemented a virtual modality to continue working with their students.
The center of our work is in the improvement of educational institutions. With our #UirtusprogramEAN, we analyzed different points that make up a high-level education. We accredit schools that pass Uirtus program EAN.
Acción Humana NGO was born from the commitment of a group of young entrepreneurs who believe that human beings, through their will, can be responsible and participate in achieving their own goals and objectives, but that in most cases they do not have the economic tools or the opportunities to access educational programs that facilitate the processes of starting ideas, developing skills, acquiring knowledge and much less creating the necessary networking to make their own dreams come true.
The group of young entrepreneurs, seeing the natural and human potential that Guatemala has in each region of the country, decided to form a Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organization that develops programs, projects and plans that serve to transform the lives of people living at risk. violence and socially disadvantaged factors, promoting human development activities that serve as a means of assistance for self-sustaining projects within local communities.
We are a secular organization with 501(3) status in the United States that works with a legal partner in Guatemala, "Fundacion Par el Desarrollo Comunal" de Huetenenango. We achieve our mission primarily through the management of two quality sustainable schools, teaching aid to outlying villages, an educational farm, and multi-village agricultural training programs.
EDELAC is an association serving children in social exclusion who live in the west of the country of Guatemala.
Food for the Hungry / Fundación Contra el Hambre is an international non-profit organization that works with the objective of facilitating holistic transformation in 215 communities in Guatemala. We work together with families to build self-sustainable communities in the departments of Alta Verapaz, Quiché and Huehuetenango, focused on ending chronic childhood malnutrition.
We are convinced that poverty is a holistic and complex reality, which is why we honor the people we serve by inviting them to contribute to the process of change. We work shoulder to shoulder with local leaders responding to their needs with solutions that transform, which are sustainable and implemented by the communities' own hands.
Itza Wood is is a social venture in San Andres, Peten, handcrafting quality furnishing and wood wares out of sustainable and locally sourced tropical woods. Each piece is a unique expression of the Guatemalan jungle and a testament to the beauty and biodiversity of Peten with a deep commitment to social impact & sustainability.
Pionero Philanthropy is bridging the gap between Guatemalan nonprofits, donors, and information seekers around the globe.
We are an organization that promotes the labor inclusion of people with disabilities. Our source of income is the development and customization of Kraft paper bags, accessories and decorative objects based on newspaper (recycled), we also have the craft line with bead and a poultry farm.
Meso Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to the empowerment of the people of Guatemala through a focus in bio-social-emotional health, and carefully selected educational initiatives.
Listo is a social enterprise supported by INCAP and the UN Global Compact.
Our goal is to reduce child malnutrition in Guatemala by providing children with the essential nutrients during the critical phase of their cognitive, physical, and social development.
We are a non-profit organization, we provide care to children, youth and seniors, assisting them with health, nutrition and education programs.
Lead-Up is a 501c3 registered non profit whose aim is to reduce violence by creating peaceful leaders through workshops with horses. It works principally, though not exclusively, with the young between the ages of 15-24 to provide a compassionate and non-judgemental environment, removed from the violence, abuse and addiction often experienced at home. Lead-Up’s programs have now also led to additionally the implementation of vocational opportunities for participants in its programs through the vocational program as well as actively developing employment initiatives.
Lead-up initially started in Guatemala and now operates in a number of countries across the globe.
We are a non-profit organization who believes that food banks offer a comprehensive and viable solution to empower the world to reduce food loss and waste.