Provide Medical Care to Maya Women Artisans Damariz and Dolores at our art workshop Yulissa and Chonita, cousins and future teachers Dolores at a reading tutoring session

Cojolya Association

Org #45004
Vetted since 2017
1983
year founded
$15,628
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
1
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.

Project Leaders
Chonita  Pablo
Chonita Pablo
Jose Sicay Mesia
Jose Sicay Mesia
Team
Fabiola Carina Vasquez, Concepcion Pablo Lacan, Maria Sosof
Organization Information
Comercial Las Mascaras, 2nd floor, Calle Real Canton Tzanjuyu
Santiago Atitlan Solola, 07019
Guatemala
50277217268
Organization Information
Comercial Las Mascaras, 2nd floor, Calle Real Canton Tzanjuyu
Santiago Atitlan Solola, 07019
Guatemala
50277217268

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:

Dec 28, 2021
Celebrating our little champion
Elías is a 7 year-old boy, this is his first year participating in our social program. Cojolyá is supporting Elías and his three brothers through their personal development....
Oct 18, 2021
Craftswomen for more than 30 years
The women artisans who work in Cojolya learned to weave from a very young age, so theybegan to work in Cojolya when they were young, now they have been in Cojolya for morethan 30 years, this work has...
Oct 18, 2021
Getting to know a new culture for personal development
Currently the beneficiaries of the education program receive English classes with the aimof learning about other cultures for their personal development. Communicating in a thirdlanguage allows...
 
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