Project #2467

School Meals for Indigenous Children in Guatemala

by Global Vision International Charitable Trust
Aug 26, 2011

New volunteers bring support on the ground

Enjoying their school meals
Enjoying their school meals

14 Whole Foods Market Team members have been working in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala to contribute towards our educational program and learn about the importance of our work. In addition to providing instructional support in the classroom, the TM’s have been helping with the food program.

We have continued to supply the students with their corn-meal based atol drink. 1000 pounds of vitamin-fortified corn meal, sugar, spices and rice are being supplied after the government subsidy was discontinued due to budget cuts.

As proven over the years, school meals are so important in both maintaining a consistent attendance levels and helping these children to concentrate when at school.


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Organization Information

Global Vision International Charitable Trust

Location: Exeter, Devon - United Kingdom
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Ross Deans
Exeter, Devon United Kingdom

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Thanks to 127 donors like you, a total of $11,333 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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