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Atzin Mexico / Atzin Desarrollo Comunitario AC

Org #40334
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2008
year founded
$48,792
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

ATZIN DESARROLLO COMUNITARIO Tlamacazapa, Mexico www.atzin.org MISSION: Atzin is a non-profit humanitarian organization registered in Mexico, with a charitable sister association in Canada. Atzin assists rural people, particularly indigenous women, to attain better life opportunities, stronger cultural wellbeing, and greater self-sufficiency with more peaceful governance. In 1997, Atzin was formed to counter this cycle of poverty and violence in Tlamacazapa. Atzin means "sacred water" in the local language, Nahuatl. Its humanitarian development programs emerged gradually in response to community needs and now focus on four integrated sectors: health and healing, income generati... read more

Project Leaders
Susan Smith
Susan Smith
Team
Susan Smith, Xochitl Ramirez
Organization Information
Calle Nogales 17
Colonia Lomas de San Anton
Cuernavaca, Morelos 62020
Mexico
777 310 5577

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4182791661
Organization Information
Calle Nogales 17
Colonia Lomas de San Anton
Cuernavaca, Morelos 62020
Mexico
777 310 5577

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4182791661

Project Reports

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Aug 30, 2019
Help to Lighten the Load
Dear Friends of Tlamacazapa and Atzin,  The sheer amount of firewood carried out of the forest each week came as a surprise. We already knew that gathering firewood for cooking was heavy,...
Aug 30, 2019
Help to lighten their load
Dear Friends of Tlamacazapa and Atzin,  The sheer amount of firewood carried out of the forest each week came as a surprise. We already knew that gathering firewood for cooking was heavy,...
Aug 30, 2019
Help to lighten her load
 Dear Friends of Tlamacazapa and Atzin,  The sheer amount of firewood carried out of the forest each week came as a surprise. We already knew that gathering firewood for cooking was heavy,...
 
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