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Cojolya Association

Org #45004
Vetted since 2017
1983
year founded
$7,463
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

We are dedicated to the conservation of the millennial Mayan backstrap loom weaving tradition, not only as a historical relic but as a viable source of economic stability for our women weavers.

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Julia Pretsfelder
Julia Pretsfelder
Jose Sicay Mesia
Jose Sicay Mesia
Team
Fabiola Carina Vasquez, Antonio Ramirez Sosof, Jose Santos Sicay Mesia, Maria Sosof
Organization Information
Comercial Las Mascaras, 2nd floor, Calle Real Canton Tzanjuyu
Santiago Atitlan Solola, 07019
Guatemala
50277217268

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #2754451595
Organization Information
Comercial Las Mascaras, 2nd floor, Calle Real Canton Tzanjuyu
Santiago Atitlan Solola, 07019
Guatemala
50277217268

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #2754451595

Project Reports

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Feb 6, 2020
Educational barriers for the children of artisans
Why is studying complicated for the children of artisans?  There are several barriers in place that complicate the education of local artisans' children here. These complications can...
Jan 10, 2020
Empowering the families of our women artisans
We are very happy to share with you the start of the new school year of 2020. Our goal has always been to support the sons and daughters of the weavers of Santiago Atitlan, so that they would not stop...
Dec 11, 2019
Lourdes' dream
Lourdes is 14 years old, she is attending secondary school and she is a beneficiary of our program. Her dream is to become a doctor. When we asked her why, she answered that she wants to help the...
 
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