Causes: Family Counseling
Mission: Serving the families in the small guatemalan village of buena vista through a wholistic approach in a spiritual, educational, emotional, and social environment. Specific areas of focus are middle school/basico program, the gateway program, the milk/nutrition program, faith based teaching and training, health and hygiene seminars, classes for new moms, community park and team dorms. In addition, the organization built a multi-use facility for underprivledged individuals of the village of buena vista that is the home to the educate buena vista project. The various programs benefitted approximately 4,150 people in guatemala.
Programs: Basico program of buena vista includes middle school grades 7,8,9 with three large classrooms with resources and staffed teachers. Resources include computer lab, auditorium, cafeteria/patio soccer field, indoor garden and study tables.
the gateway project is the sponsorship program for further education for students of buena vista. There is an ongoing mentor/friend/counselor relationship between the graduates as they travel out of buena vista to area towns studying and preparing for better jobs and college admission.
feeding center/nutrition program- the milk and nutrition programs delivers 2,200kg of powdered milk to families living below the poverty level along with oatmeal for the children to have a good breakfast every morning.