Making Education a Priority for Jimmy and Roxy

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Jimmy and Roxy with Mick and Debora
Jimmy and Roxy with Mick and Debora

We are very pleased to announced that we have fully funded this project to provide on-going education for Jimmy and Roxy. They have been attending our programs for almost two years and their participation and attendance is part of what qualifies them for sponsorship.

The photo is of Mick Quinn and Debora Prieto, co-founders of the Integral Heart Foundation, announcing the news of the scholarships for Jimmy and his first cousin Roxy. We are able to provide almost $100 per month between them so that Jimmy may continue his studies to graduate as an electrician and Roxy as a teacher.

We expect that they will also stay in our Critical-Thinking / Philosophy program and we also hope to be able to provide them with additional support to continue their education.

When we gave them the news, they were both really happy. Roxy said; "Thank you so much and to your donors, we always had faith that the sponsorships would come. Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart".

Jimmy, who also harbors a deep desire to study religion said; "This is a great honor and a great Blessing, for you (IHF and donors) and for myself, I am very happy now, thank you."

Again, a great project closed and thank you for your help.

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Since early 2012 this sponsorship project has been serving 30 resource-poor families in the villages surrounding Antigua, Guatemala, cultivating the love of learning from the most tender of ages. With this project, children are cognitively and emotionally stimulated through educational activities and games. In addition to helping children, this program empowers mothers to work in other jobs than in the fields, not only improving their financial situation, but also increasing self-confidence. project reportread updates from the field


Integral Heart Foundation

Panorama, Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepequez, Guatemala

Project Leader

Mick Quinn

Salt Lake City, Utah United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Making Education a Priority for Jimmy and Roxy