What we do
We promote the development of low-income sectors from the Republic of Guatemala, through innovative programs that, avoiding patriarchy, guarantee a consistent improvement in the quality of life.
How we work
Under a sustainable development framework, we seek to eradicate poverty in Guatemala through strategies sustained on values of equality, honesty, freedom, excellence, respect for dignity and democracy.
Where we work
Our area of action is the Central Highlands, North and South West of Guatemala, which represent the higher levels of poverty and extreme poverty from our country.
Who we are
We are a privately owned, non-profit, apolitical foundation that aims to promote activities for low-income communities.
Contributes to the access to integral training programs for low-income high-risk population specially children and women in order to contribute to their overall development.
Generates a culture of disease prevention and self treatment as basic elements for human development.
Provides credit, training and advice to owners of small entrepreneur-owned companies, offering an alternative of economical and personal growth.
Seeks to strengthen the productive and entrepreneurial capacity of the handcrafts and organized production sectors that have low competitive levels.
Through innovative agriculture projects, it provides training and technical assistance, as tools to contribute to poverty reduction.
Contributes to reduce poverty and environmental vulnerability in rural communities of Guatemala, through the sustainable management of renewable natural resources.
assisted in 2020
of FUNDAP in Guatemala
are part of FUNDAP’s Team
FUNDAP works through different “strategic avenues” to fulfill its
global institutional challenges.
With ingenuity and creativity, I knew how to adapt the strategies learned in the context of my rural community.
FLORIBERTA MIRANDA RAMOS, EDUCATION PROGRAM
Working in health gives me the opportunity to contribute to life.
ZOILA HEIDI LÓPEZ MIRANDA, HEALTHCARE PROGRAM
Motivated and grateful for all the support received, hoping to get ahead.
SILVIA YOLANDA VIT PEC, MICROCREDIT PROGRAM
Thanks to FUNDAP and the Competitiveness project, I was appointed Director of the Association. I will do my best to get it done.
FELIPA COCHÉ QUIEJÚ, HANDICRAFT PROGRAM.
With my new income I have the necessary resources to offer better products to my community.
CÉSAR ALBERTO GONZÁLEZ, AGRICULTURAL PROGRAM
Thanks to the dedication there are more than 50,000 seedlings, which will be used in 2021 to reforest degraded areas or in forest vocation.
PEDRO OROZCO JUÁREZ, ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM