El Patojismo teenager students in their new campus Cooking classes in english. Our primary school in action. Help Us Keep 500 Guatemalan Children Healthy!

El Patojismo

Org #39555
Vetted since 2017 Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$246,972
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Los Patojos was created to give hope and dignity to the children and youth of Jocotenango. Our purpose is to prevent our children and youth from falling into lives of despair, poverty and violence. We are working toward this objective by being agents of change, using dialogue to resolve problems, rather than violence. We address the various issues these children face by engaging them in fine arts, journalism, ballet, break dancing, photography and music lessons. Through these activities their self-confidence, their pride and their hope for a better future grows incredibly. They learn valuable life skills, such as perseverance, team co-operation and dignity. They know they can aspire to ach... read more

Project Leaders
Donna Jepson
Donna Jepson
Juan Romero Fuentes
Juan Romero Fuentes
Misla Barco
Misla Barco
Thais Arriola
Thais Arriola
Ma. Lourdes Romero
Ma. Lourdes Romero
Team
Juan Pablo Romero Fuentes, Sergio Sul, Marvin Rosales, Maria Lourdes Romero, Thais Arriola
Organization Information
Callejon Los Patojos
Colonia El Nance #28
Jocotenango, 502
Guatemala
502 4072 9798
Organization Information
Callejon Los Patojos
Colonia El Nance #28
Jocotenango, 502
Guatemala
502 4072 9798

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

We thank you for your support the last months

By Malu Romero | Teacher

We thank you for your support and donations during the last few months. Your assistance makes our success possible. Our students returned from vacation in January ( vacations here in Guatemala are... Read the full report ›

Happy Holidays from El Patojismo!

By Thais Arriola | Teacher

Celebrating Achievements and Gratitude for Your Support Dear Donor, As we approach the end of the year, we want to reflect on the incredible impact your generosity has had on El Patojismo. Your... Read the full report ›

Celebrate with us our 1 year anniversary!

By Thais Arriola | Teacher

We are thrilled to celebrate the first year anniversary of our Wellness Program, with some success stories that showcase its profound impact on our student's well being and development. We want to... Read the full report ›
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