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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
$13,020
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

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, Alfredo Rafael Gonzales, Veronica Romero
Organization Information
http://lospatojos.org.gt/
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Callejon Los Patojos
Colonia El Nance #28
Jocotenango, 502
Guatemala
502 4072 9798

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8341629652
Organization Information
http://lospatojos.org.gt/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
Callejon Los Patojos
Colonia El Nance #28
Jocotenango, 502
Guatemala
502 4072 9798

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8341629652

Project Reports

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Jul 6, 2018
At Los Patojos We Will Never Give Up
At Los Patojos We Will Never Give Up. The last few months have been difficult with a disastrous eruption from the Fuego volcano, but we are persisting. Los Patojos has accepted new families from the...
Apr 30, 2018
Giving a Child an Opportunity
Omar is a beautiful example of what can be achieved when we give a child an opportunity. He does not dwell on the struggles of his home life, instead, he is pursuing his goals and dreams. Omar with...
Feb 7, 2018
A HUGE THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT IN 2017
The children have returned to school in Jocotenango and the program is in full swing.  The students were very excited to be back in their healthy and safe environment. During our 11 years of...
 
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