Our mission

girl with diploma As an accredited 501(c)(3) non-governmental organization, Mayan Families' mission is to facilitate sustainable development programs in impoverished communities throughout the Lake Atitlán region of rural Guatemala. Our objective is to stimulate long-term progress through school sponsorships, health initiatives, vocational training and microfinance, while providing emergency aid to those in critical need.
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Ways to get involved

Donate

Support us with a general donation to allow us to direct funds quickly to those in most need.

Sponsor a Student

Ensure a Guatemalan child receives the best chance at life from $1/day so they can go to school.

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To truly get under the skin of what we do come down and lend a hand with our many projects.

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If you have the ability to raise funds on our behalf in your hometown we’d love to hear from you.

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