Guatemala Projects

PROJECTS IN GUATEMALA

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Baja Verapaz: Sustainable Agriculture – GUATEMALA

    
Baja Verapaz - Sustainable Agriculture program begins work with farm families by focusing on increasing yields of the basic food crops, which in Guatemala are corn and beans. By implementing extre...

  • Baja Verapaz: Health Education – GUATEMALA

    Baja Verapaz - Health Education program fights persistent malnutrition by teaching poor indigenous families in rural Guatemala to produce abundant nutritious food. This is important because Guatemala ...

  • Goals For Kids – GUATEMALA

    Goals for Kids works with teens and young children who have previously had no PE in school. This exciting project gets kids moving and is more than fun. They learn to work together, stay healthy and, ...

  • La Casa Para La Cultura Maya – GUATEMALA

    The Casa Para La Cultura Maya is a cultural center and educational resource: to preserve, esteem and promote all expression of Maya culture including Maya dress, music, dance, art, weaving, agricultur...

  • Mobile School for Soil and Water Conservation – GUATEMALA

    The Mobile School does agricultural assessments, conducts educational field trips for farmer-to-farmer exchanges, presents short courses on all the practices taught in EPIC agricultural projects, and ...

  • Mujeres en Acción – GUATEMALA

    Mujeres en Acción is a micro-finance organization of Maya women. It began in 1984 when Felipa Xico was concerned for widows left without a means of support due to civil war. She went on to found Muje...