Apply to Join

Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala

A microproject by Integral Heart Foundation
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
Empower Angelita's dream for Guatemala
JC will be Angelita
JC will be Angelita's tutor in 2014

A huge thanks to you all for the success of this fundraiser for Angelita's tutor!

Angelita just passed the equivalent of her junior high-school level. In 2014 she will begin the next level of her education in the public system here in Guatemala. Thanks to the great response received to this GlobalGiving micro project she will have the extra help needed to overcome the issues she has had with some school topics and she will also gain a step in her self-esteem and self-confidence.

This fundraising effort also gave her a great boost since she knew that we were all standing behind her desire to educate herself and not get caught in the trap so prevalent in Guatemala; that of getting pregnant at 15 or 16 and ending up living a life just like the past generations. With her schooling and tutoring she now has a chance to rise above this culturally conditioned norm.

Juan Carlos, who is in the final year of his training to be a certified Guatemalan high-school level teacher and who is one of the superstarts of our Critical-Thinking/Philosopphy program of the past 3 years will be her tutor. He, too, is very excited about the opportunity of teaching. He will be tutoring Angelita, and two other girls in need from our sponsorship program every Saturday (except holidays of course) in 2014.  

They will begin in January and we already have a location in Antigua, donated by a local Spanish school, where the classes will occur.  Because of your generosity we will be able to provide a location, teaching materials, meals for the teaching days and a salary for the tutor for 2014.

Thank you all for your donations and for empowering Angelita’s future.

Angelita, second left, seen with family & Debora
Angelita, second left, seen with family & Debora

Links:

 

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Integral Heart Foundation

Location: Salt Lake City, UT - USA
Website:
Project Leader:
Mick Quinn
Antigua, Guatemala

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

Still want to help?

Support another project run by Integral Heart Foundation that needs your help, such as:

Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.