La Pastoral de la Niñez en Desamparo

Provide and support alternatives for integrated development and empowerment of disadvantaged youth in the Alta Verapaz region of Guatemala. Promote the rights of the child to permit them new and better standards of living.

La Pastoral de la Niñez en Desamparo
1a Avenida, 5-10 Zone 8
Cobán, Alta Verapaz
Guatemala
502-7951-4241

Coordinator

Nelida Maldonado

Management Team

Nelida Maldonado

Board of Directors

Rodolfo Valenzuela, Nelida Maldonado, Isabel Lobos, Josefino Contreras, Araceli Briones., Nelida Maldonado

Project Leaders

Nelida Maldonado

Mission

Provide and support alternatives for integrated development and empowerment of disadvantaged youth in the Alta Verapaz region of Guatemala. Promote the rights of the child to permit them new and better standards of living.

Programs

Identify school age children of poverty stricken families. Place them in appropriate schools. After school mentoring and progress monitoring. Provide school supplies. Family counseling and legal assistance for 150 children and families a year.

Statistics on La Pastoral de la Niñez en Desamparo

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2006: $36,000
  • Religious Affiliation: Catholic, but access not based on reglious affliation.