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.
We support the development and prosperity of Guatemala through 6 programs, encouraging the promotion and consolidation of sectors that are crucial for the benefit of our population.
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.
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.
assisted in 2022
of FUNDAP in Guatemala
are part of FUNDAP’s Team
FUNDAP works through different “strategic avenues” to fulfill its
global institutional challenges.
Her experience is vital in the fight against school desertion, guiding young girls in their education.
ASTRID MEOÑO, EDUCATION PROGRAM
Her learning is on a professional and personal level, knowing closely the work in a hospital and teaching students.
SONIA AMBROSI, HEALTHCARE PROGRAM
“What I like most about my job is helping small business owners to achieve the success they want and dreams they have”.
RUDY SANTIZO, MICROCREDIT PROGRAM
“It fills me with emotion to know that the beneficiaries of my knowledge are people who are looking to innovate and improve their products”.
GUSTAVO TZUL, HANDICRAFT PROGRAM.
Supporting communities is what Mayte values most, especially the people who need it most.
MAYTE MEOÑO, AGRICULTURAL PROGRAM
“Being in FUNDAP represents many things: personal growth, family financial support, and constant learning”.
NEHEMÍAS IXTÓS, ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM