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Los Patojos, Dreams & Ideas in Action

Org #39555
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$81,036
raised on GlobalGiving
3
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

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Donna Jepson
Donna Jepson
Juan Romero Fuentes
Juan Romero Fuentes
Team
Juan Pablo Romero Fuentes, Melissa Miranda, Veronica Romero
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

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Jul 9, 2020
How El Patojismo is Passing through the Pandemic
The movement El Patojismo began with the school Los Patojos. While our students are in isolation at home, we have not stopped. Dreams and Ideas in Action Guatemala has 19,011 active cases. Our...
Mar 19, 2020
An Opportunity to Change Their Lives
We are continuing to work hard to give hundreds of children an opportunity to change their lives. Jose is an example of our success. Jose suffers from Cerebral Palsy. The public school system in our...
Jan 2, 2020
Happy New Year! 2019 Review
WE WISH ALL OUR FRIENDS AND PARTNERS AROUND THE WORLD A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2019 was a great year for us, our children are healthy and on their way to securing a better future for themselves and...
 
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