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Aprodeso Charity Profile
Our Mission: To promote culturally sensitive and sustainable development in Guatemalan communities and existing social service organizations in the areas of: agriculture, health, education, environment, information systems and infrastructure. Regular field investigations of communities' social and cultural priorities to help us to target our work for effective, long-term results.
APRODESO is a non-profit organization. We are apolitical and non-religious in order to operate in culturally sensitive ways.
Guatemalan regions in which we are currenlty working: Quetzaltenango, San Marcos, Solola.
Promoting a sustainable and economical development for all guatemalan communities.
To facilitate the development of the community by improving local and regional economy, with the purpose of minimizing the poverty.
To create opportunities to increase demand and offer of products and services at the local, national and international level.
To strengthen the civic participation with proposals of projects that would motivate strategic alliances with the private sector and diverse government institutions.
To improve the quality of the population's life through the development and invigoration and generation of the employment through technical trainings, professional orientation and team work.
To invigorate the following areas: health, housing, education and environment and whichever topics the community would value in order to develop their community.
To support and to strengthen the cultural conditions of the community by involving the citizens in those projects; to assure the benefits will be sustainable and will be fairly shared among the population.
To cooperate and to strengthen the entire development of the domestic communities.
To strengthen the justice and the equality, strengthening the moral, social and cultural securities of the community.
Aprodeso Donation Information
Below are items that communities hit by Hurricane Stan currently lack. We are already providing many of these essentials to communities in need. With your help we can continue to bring clean drinking water, food, secure housing, warm clothes and other necessities to Guatemalan communities. We can also help them to develop their economies and infrastructure so next time the impact will not be so devastating.