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Phone: 888-742-4828
PO Box 106 Dept. A
Pewaukee
Wisconsin 53072
USA
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Target demographics: Guatemala City, Guatemala

Direct beneficiaries per year: 11,000

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: help feed lunches
help children with english home work
train staff members

Programs: Personal Development
Education
Health
Micro Enterprise
Community Support

Mission:
Potter’s House works with a community of about 11,000 who live at the margins of the city garbage dump in Guatemala City.  The community members scavenge in the dump for recyclables and other material that may be of economic interest.  Potter’s House provides educational, nutritional, medical, micro-enterprise financing, compassionate relief, and community leadership training in this setting.  Potter’s House Association-International assists with training, advice, and practical assistance, and operates the Potter’s House office in the United States.
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10,000 scavengers acknowledge receiving some sort of help or support from Potter's House

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05/11/10
Potter's House is a great ministry. I have been a volunteer and a donor. I've seen first hand that the scavengers (called that way because of their work in the garbage dump) are really valued as Treasures. More than relief, the Treasures are being equipped to overcome poverty in all its forms... more »
05/07/10
I've donated and am delighted to see what can be done for so many with so little! Money working overtime. God working nonstop! What a combination... more »
05/07/10
Serving the scavengers of the Guatemala City garbage dump through Potter's House has been a true blessing! The genuine love they have for the... more »
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Latest Photo by Potters House Association International, Inc
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