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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Human Service Organizations, Human Services

Mission: Good Action Foundation is committed to providing hope to families and children around the world through Good Action.

Results: In 2017 we gave away food and non-food baskets to 182 families and we distributed toys to 156 children. In some isolated rural areas of Dominican Republic, where the population is likely to have limited or no access to outside resources, Good Action Foundation provides a full food basket, in addition to the most essential, to some needy families. Also we distribute toys to children to celebrate the joy of Christmas.

Target demographics: Projects for families and children

Direct beneficiaries per year: 168 students, 182 families & 156 children

Geographic areas served: Dominican Republic & Guatemala

Programs: Providing food, healthcare and education opportunities

Community Stories

53 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Client Served

Rating: 5

Hi, my name is Damarys Chonay, currently I live in a village Chipatá in Santa Apolonia, here in Chimaltenango Guatemala. I am learning English online at International English Academy, the teachers are very funny, dinamic and very professional in their class.
I wnat to thank to Good Action Foundation to support the INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH ACADEMY.
my sister lourdes Chonay is also learning English online with me. because of the pandemic COVID19 we can not travel to attend our English in real time. We speak Kachickel, spanish and now we apeak English. My dream is traveling to United states and make the University there.

Thanks to the Good Action Foundation And International English Academy I am going step by step in my way to make deram real.

With love, Damarys Chonay.

Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello, my name is Margarito Alquejay. Currently iam working as a teacher at Internacional English Academy, due to the pandemic that strikes everywhere, we are teaching classes online, where in groups, students interact with the practice of English. We have given scholarships to some students to continue studying at the academy. I want to thank to Good Action Foundation Inc, for the charitable works that always is doing. Thank you for supporting at International English Academy.

God bless you always.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Llner Ovalle Estrada, I am 14 years old. I have two sisters. Yaritza Ovalle Estrada and Mayely Ovalle Estrada. We live in Chimaltenango. We are studying at International English academy since January.
International English academy is a great English place to learn Good English. My family is very Gratefully with International English Academy because our English is growing every day.
Thanks to Good Action Foundation for supporting the International Eglish Academy here in Guatemala, many young indigenous people are learning English.
Good Action Foudnations Helps the IEA every year and we are so proud because, we have a place to learn English here in Guatemala.
God bless you.
The brothers:
Llener ovalle, Yaritza Ovalle, Mayerly Ovalle.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello, my name is Alba Elisa Sajvin, I am 29 years old, I am a person of the mayan culture, in fact I speak the Kaqchikel language.

I am very grateful with Good Action Foundation for the support they give me.

Guatemala and all the world is having a big crisis, the coronavirus. For this reason a lot of people lost their job, but thanks to Good Action Foundation for the support. Currently, I am studying in International English Academy.

International English Academy is the best Academy because has a good teachers, they are trained people in the language.
Thanks Good Action Foundation for the support.
God bless you!

Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Wilmer Guch I am from Chirijuyu, tecpan three years ago, I started a great adventure. I began to study English at International English Academy. I was a man who got a Scholarship granted by Good Action Foundation and the International English Academy.
I learned English here, I can speak it very well, because my teachers were good with me.
I formed part of the team of teachers of the international English academy so, I had the opportunity to grow my English. This year I had the opportunity to get a Job In Canada, because My English. Rigth now I am In Toronto working here for 9 months. I will be back to Guatemala in December. Thanks to Good Action Foundation for the scholarship, without your support, I could not travel here and opend my mind. I belong from an indigenous Family, My father is a farmer and my mother a hosewife, there was not so much opportunity for me stay there, but now I am earning money to support my parent. I am very gratefully with Good Action Foundation, because you are helping and giving opportunities for many indigenous people as me. I am one of the fuit of your donation to Guatemala, specially, to International English Academy with Scholarships.
With love,
Wilmer Guch.

Client Served

Rating: 5

my name is Alex Moxin and I am 22 years old. I am from Santa Apolonia, it is a small town here in Guatemala. I belong from an indigenous family, we speak Cakchiquel, it is a mayan language. I am studyng online at International English academy, here In Chimaltenango city. Due to the bad moment that Guatemala is crossing because of the covid 19, i dont have a job. Right now i am taking English class because I would like to work in a call center. Thank to Good Action Foundation Inc to support me with a scholarship, i am not paying anything of my fee to the International Engish Academy because I aplied for a scholarship.
Thank you Good Action Foundation Inc, as me , other students are blessed with a Scholarship Too.
I wanted to go to United states Undocumented, leaving my parents alone here in Guatemala, but Teacher Mario , who is the Director of the international English Academy , gave me a scholarship, I am gratefully with him. My English is growing every day. I will start to work In a call center in Octuber 15th of 2020. I am very excited.
Thanks to Good Action Foundation for giving opportunities to many people here in Guatemala and thanks to support Intenational English Academy.
Alex Moxin.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello, my name is Heidy. Currently I study in International English Academy and I am very happy because I have learned a lot and I am excited about the way the teachers teach. I am gratefull for the scholarship that the Academy gives me, because in these times of covid-19 it is a lot of help and motivation for us as students, also I thank the Good Action Fundation for support the Academy and make it posible for several young people have the opportunity to learn a new language, because “A different language is a different visión of life”.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello! I am Kelyn, I am more that gladd to have this opportunity to thank God first, and Good Action Foundation, because they support us every single day, this team help young people to reach their goals, and have a better life position, they are working with us to improve our lives and have the power to speak English and get new and better opportunities. A lot of people studied English and according their experience they have had a great development in their lives, so it is really amazing to see how English changed their lives. Currently there are a lot of young people stuying English as well, and they are ispired to get a good job and change their lives with English language. Nowaday I am working at the call center, I am very thankful with God, because he allowed me to get this job, Good Action Foundation and International English Academy are the best option to learn English, because they are a combined team who are able to support us during our Learning process. Thanks Good Action Foundation, Blessings!

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Client Served

Rating: 5



My name is Alicia Guerrero I’m from
Guatemala I live in Panimaquim (know as the
Place between straws) of the Patzún, Chimaltenango.

8 months ago I had the oportunity
To be part of the english academy
as estudent.
But in march of the present years
I stopped attending to the clases
Thinking that my oportunity to learn of
The lenguaje english had finished.

However, actually I keep
Receiving my clases in form virtual
This represent a oportunity of
Personal growth for me that
I appreciate a lot.

Thanks to Good action foundation
To support the international English
Academy, nowadays many
Indigenous woman have the
Opportunity to learn English.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Hello everyone my name is Mario Vinicio Alquejay Larios, I am the director of the international English Academy in Guatemala, it is my pleasure to work with Good Action Foundation because as every year the Foundation helps us with Scholarships for indigenous people in Guatemla. This Year the Covid 19 has affected the economy of Guatemala and many people does not have a Job, and also the Covid has changed way to teach English to the indigenous people. Right now we have a very big challenge to confront this bad situation that we have to live for the Covid 19. But in the middle of this bad news arround us, Good Action Foundation is supporting the International English Academy with Scholarships to continue teaching online giving us Hope in the name of Jesus Christ to continue helping to the indigenous people with their Education.
I am gratefully with Good Action Foundation for all the support and people here in Guatemala are very happy with the foundation.
God Bless all the staff and Donors of Good Action Foudation because they are showing the face of God for the people who needs continue growing in their personal life.
Your brother in Christ.
Mario Alquejay.
Director of International English Aacdemy
Guatemala.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

My name is Mario Vinicio Alquejay I am the director of the International English Academy in Guatemala, as every year Good Action Foundation is supporting the academy with scholarships for indigenous young women of Guatemala. we are so happy working with Good Action Foundation because this year many indigenous people got great jobs in hotels, restaurants and call centers. Good Action Foundation is helping in many ways, that people of the region of Chimaltenango Guatemala have the opportunity to find job here and they stay close their families. in Another way Good Action Foundation is helping to the young people to have a great opportunities here in Guatemala and they dont have to migrate to United States illegaly, because they can find great opportunities here in Guatemala, for their English skills that they are learning, thanks for the scholarship granted by Good Action Foundation. Thanks again to Good Action Foundation. God bless to all people who are working with you, because you are making good things and bringing Hope to many people.
Mario Alquejay.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Yulissa Hernández and I am 20 years old.
Nowadays I am a student of the International English Academy I'm very happy because my English is improving every day morover I am glad with the Academy above all I am gratefull with the teachers that always have demostrated a lot of learning skills for us.
I know with their help my English will be better.
Also I want to thank to Good Action Foundation for supporting the International English Academy because the classrooms are always beautiful creating a pleasant place for everybody to learn.
I just want to thank to Good Action Foundation and International English Academy for the opportunity to learn a new language . Thank so much!.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello, my name is José Guaran, and i am so happy because i am studying English
in International English Academy and I have learned much new things. My teacher is very cool his name is Mario Alquejay, he is a great person for me and also a good example for all the students, bacause he is a hardworking man and also very smart and so fun, i love to study in this academy , my classmates are very smart and everyone do their homeworks with much joy.
I am greatful with Good Action Foundation INC because this foundation has helped to many people, and especially this academy, thanks for your help!

Sincerely,

José Guaran

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hi, I'm Estefany Rodriguez. I live in Zaragoza. I'm 18 years old. I'm studying English in the
International English Academy. In my opinion International English Academy has been of great help for many people as women, men and children because the Academy helps them in their learning process of a new language that is English. Also the International English Academy offers scholarships to the town of Guatemala that does not have the necessary resources to pay for the Academy and they have wishes to overcome learning another language. The International English Academy has teachers able in a better teaching so that in this way Guatemala has more people able to work in English area as restaurants, hotels, museums, schools, travel agency and call centers. I'm very grateful to the International English Academy because they have helped me in to learn English language, also I'm very happy because now that I'm already to speak English I can get better work either inside or outside the country. Thnaks to Good Action Foundation to support the academy, many young people are learning English and we are so proud with you.

sincerly
Estefany Rodriguez.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello! my name is Alejandra Rodas, I am 17 years old. Good Action Foundation is helping women and children respecting their native language, with an excellent English program. I think that Good Action Foundation Inc is a good foundation that is helping much people here in Guatemala.
Also Good Action Foundation is giving the opportunity to children becommimg better people in future because children will be the future of the Guatemala.
There will be children that will learned Enghish and they overcomes in their lives.

i liked how Enghish is very important in our lives . Thanks to Good Action Foundation i will be a bilingual person and i will know differents topics, vocabulary, grammar etc.

Thanks to Good Action Foundation to support International English Academy here in Chimaltenango Guatemala I will learn and wide my ability in English also i will know new teachers and good friends that will help me.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello my name is Eyvind Lee Andre Casia Lopez,I am 21 years old, I live in Santa Cruz Balanya, Chimaltenango, I have been studying English for 2 years in International English Academy, My expirience in this Academy is wonderful, because when I started with my classes I did not have any knowledge about English, but nowadays I feel very excited because during all this time I have learned much new things.
Thanks to Good Action Foundation Inc for supporting to International English Academy because it helps many young people to get new opportunities and knowledges.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello my name is Esmeralda Chiroy Alvarez I am an indigenous women and I live in Santa Maria Cauque I belong of kaqchikel ethnia I am very proud of that.

I am studying English for 3 years at the International English Academy and this Academy is very good I have learned much things. Thanks to Good Action Foundation to support the International English Academy I feel proud because I have learned good English and teachers are very good.
Thanks Good Action Foundation because you work with people that really need to overcame many obstacles in their lives God bless you.
I have a schalarship from Good Action Foundation since 3 years ago and now I speak and I write English as second language and I am grateful for that.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Alvaro Cua, i live in Acatenango and currently i am studying English at the International English Academy and i am grateful because Good Action Foundation INC is helping to the academy and i hope that you have much blessings. Study English is very important for me, because i want to speak this lenguage , English has helped me ,bacause i am able to communicate with other people from other countries, my biggest dream is to speak English, my passion are lenguages , English is very beautiful for me, i love English and i want to travel someday to USA.
sincerely yours,
Alvaro Cua.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Allison Samayoa and I am a woman whos taking English class at International English Academy, I feel proud to study here, becuase teachers are very good in their teaching and we learn well English.
Thanks to Good Action Foundation for supporting International English Academy, we will have better education in languages and more opportuities to get great jobs.
Guatemala has 23 languages and in my region I speak kaqchikel and i am learning a new language thatis English. thanks again.

Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello my name is Lesly Chan , I am from Chimaltenango Guatemala, and I study at the International English Academy, Im very happy to study at this academy , because thanks to the teachers and Good Action Foundation every day I can lern more and improve my English, thanks for the supporting us, now I know that women are able to have new opportunities. Thank Good Action Foundation.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Alba Elisa Sajvin i am a student of International English Academy, i am from a region of Patzicia where the 90% of the population is indigenous, i belong to a kaqchikel ethnia.
I am very happy with Good Action Foundation Inc, because this year i began to study English with a Scholarship, whith the hope that i will put it in practice and learn more and get a good job.

Thanks Good Action Fundation Inc for supporting the international English Academy it is a great place to learn English. My Family is happy with me.

Alba Sajvin.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello this Juan De Dios, I´m a student of the International English Academy, is a good Academy, the teachers are great, I learned so much English here. It´s a pleasure for me write you, I heard about Good Action Foundation, and it´s fantastic, people like you need the world, because your help is so necesary for the humanity.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello! My name is Cristian Alexander, I am eigtheen years old. I heard about your foundation and it seemed me awesome, you are admirable, you have a great heart to help at people because they need it. I am studying at International English Academy, the academy is so good and and I feel very good here, I think that the world needs more people like you I wish you continue in the good work that you are doing, good luck.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello! my name is Bernick, I am twenty year old.
I think your fundation is a great idea beause many people need that someone helps them, and you have made that this help is possible, thank you many people can have a better oportunity in their live. I am studying English at International English Academy, it is a good a academy with great teachers and a good teachings.
One of the goals of this academy is give students the best Englis class that everybody can have better oportunities.
thanks GOOD ACTION FUNDATION

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Jennifer, I am twenty four years old. I am a student at International English Academy I am very happy because thanks to Good Action Foundation, children, youth and many people carry on stuying. They are creating new opportunities for a better life. Congratulations to this Foundation for its work done and the actions that change and help.

I hope everybody support this Foundation because is good Fundation.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello, my name is Bryan Azurdia, I am 19 years old and I am a student of the International English Academy and University of San Carlos of Guatemala.
Some one told me about Good Actions for the needed people and I want congratulate you beacause you are brave for changing the world with little actions.
Besides, I want to thank you for the help that you give the International English Academy which it helps us to learn to be better people.
THANK YOU SO MUCH!

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Kimberly Soliz and I am studying in the International Academy, I am grateful because you are supporting us. A foundation like you are an example that together can do more, and thank to you many people are happy and they feel inspirate to continue with a better life. I like the way that you are helping in another countries, Good bless your work.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Edgar David Melendrez I am an English student of International English Academy is a pleasure to me give you a little review, I think Good Action Foundation is a great opportunity for us. let me thanks for your support the work of International English Academy. It is a great work because gives us a great opportunity for growing as a person and should be more projects like this in Guatemala.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello my name is Elsy Magaly Macario Lares i am a student of the International English Academy, i want congratulate to all the members of good action foundatiion by the great work also tanks by the help that provides to the International English Academy and to all the people that need it, is a great work that good to admire, for yours my best wishes.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Gerson Mendez I am a student of the International English Academy thanks so much Good Action Foundation. The help has been of great importance for the students also has changed many lives it is a pleasure for me belong this academy.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello, my name is Astrid Ruano. I am 14 years old and I am a student of the International English Academy. The academy helps us to understand better English language. In my opinion the classes are very beneficial, they help us to improve our grammar and our pronunciation, give us vocabulary and they also correct us in many ways.
Thanks for Good Action Foundation Inc to support the English School. My prayer for you and all the people of the fundation.

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Board Member

Rating: 5

I've been involved with Good Action for 4 years as a Board Member and as an advocate. It is very effective in promoting a mutually enriching relationship between sponsors and the needs of people.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Hi, my name is Margarito Alquejay and I am teacher Of International English Academy.
I am so cheerful because Good Action Foundation is supporting to other people to have better opportunities and that is my best happiness that I can live and feel through them.
I am so grateful with all of you and I believe you have a big heart to help to other people who really need. Thank you so much and receive blessings from God.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Loyda I am 21 years old. I am studying in international English Academy here in chimaltenango , Guatemala. My English school is very nice I am very glad to study here. My teachers are very good. Thanks to Good Action Foundation Inc for help to the school. I am so happy to study maybe the future I will be and English teacher.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hi my name is Doris Pernillo, i am so glad with my Englsih School in chimaltenango, thanks to Good Action Foundation for supporting the school. I wish learn English very well.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hi, my name is Ronald I am a student of International English Academy, the last year Good Action Foundation Inc helped to us with a computers, in fact that computers help to us so much beause we have learned so much through them, I am happy with the Academy because I learned so much and now I can speak English fluently, I can talk with people from USA and I can comunicate with other civilization around the world.
I am so please for the good job that you do around the all world, thank you so much.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Estrella Andres Cumar I am a student of the Intrenatnational Enlish Academy here in Guatemala. I am so glad with Good Action Foundation because for the scholarship, That Good Action Foundation is supporting me in my way to learn good English. I really apreciate this because, here in guatemala it is so hard to find someone to support you in that way in education program. I am one of the student who has the scolarship, and I am happy because I want a great future. Thank to Good Action foundation to support the Academy and my studies too.
sincerely yours
Estrella Andres Cumar

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Client Served

Rating: 5

My name is Ruth Noemi Martinez Escobar, I am student of International English Academy, Guatemala. We are very glad with Good Ation Foundation Inc for the supporting that is giving to the Academy, it helps so many people, specialy young people; it give us the opportunity to be better, to improve our life. International English Academy is our best option to do it, therefore we are very thankness with Good Action Foundation Inc.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

My name is Alanise Espinoza and I am glad to work at International English Academy from Guatemala as a teacher, and I am very pleassed to help people in their learning process of English, becase I know it is very important to learn and nowadays it is a need in any field. I am thankful with Good Action Foundation Inc. which helps young people with scholarships so that they have a better future in any job they apply for. For me it is a pleassure to look at the student's face with a smile and this means everything we have done is trustworthy. Agin thank you very much for the kindness and support.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

I my name is Paola Sanchez I am a student of the International English Academy, here in Guatemala, I am so proud about Good Action Foundation because that foundation is doing a great job with people arround the world specially with indigenous woman in Guatemala. I am taking English class and thanks to Good Action Foudation that is supporting the International English Academy, I have the opportunity to study English.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

I am so Glad to help many students from different parts of Guatemala and I am working In International English Academy and Thanks to Good Action Foundation for supporting the International English Academy and currently the academy is playing an important role in the lives of many students because they are lerning good English and we have a Good intslation thanks for the support and I am so grad for the good work that Good action is doing arround the world. Thanks so much. God Bless you.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Good action Foundation is a great nonprofit Organization because it supported us in the International English Academy providing scolarships for many people here in Guatemala for English studies, and we are so glad to work with kids that want a great opportunity to grow in the academic and professional work in a future.,especially indigenous women and people that have the opportunity to learn Good English because of the support of Good Action Foundation the reallity is that many children are learning English with a good results and I am sure thet they will have open doors in many companies en their future.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Thank you to Good Action Foundation to helps to INternational English Academy, My name is Mabelyn Siquin I am stuying English and I am so happy that Good Action Foundation is supporting the English Program, Thank you Good Action without your support I could not learn English at the Aacademy. I am grateful with Good Action Foundation for The Program of English here in Guatemala.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Thanks to Good Action Foundation for supporting the International English Academy, my name Is Kinberly Meren. I am 16 years old I am from Guatemala. The International English Academy is a good institution for learn English, the way of learn is nice because it makes that we want to learn more the classes are funny and interesting. The academy has a good teachers I like stay there! Thanks again to Good Action Foundation for supporting the Academy we are so happy and all that we want is work someday and earn money to support our parents, with good Job and the academy are giving good English and also companies are hiring people that speak English, It can be a good Oportunity for me to Learn Good English and get my goals.
Kinberli Merén
[email protected]

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Thanks to Good Action Foundation to support the International English Academy, my name is Rosa Canel. The Academy has many students that each day learn new things in English. The teachers are very good. I study in the International English Academy because of the scholarship I like to study English I study the career of bilingual secretary in a school and the English will help me so much I like to study English., I want to work some day and Help my family here in Guatemala.
Rosa Canel

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Good Action Foundation is supporting the International English Academy.
My name is Gabriela Rivera I began studying English the International English Academy here in a town in Chimaltenango Guatemala since January of 2016, I learning very good grammar and good pronunciation. So happy to study here. Thanks for the support provided by Good Action Foundation of which we can get a better quality of English as it is very necessary to be updated on progress of education. I love my English School.
In these times the English is very important because if you work in your mind will get better future.
God bless you.

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Client Served

Rating: 5

Hello my name is Yenifer I am a student of the International English Academy. Good Action Foundation is supporting the international English Academy with scolarships for women.
I am 18 years old. I have the opportunity to study English. My experience in the Academy has been very well because I have learned much things that I did not know about, for examples the new expressions, my pronunciation has been better because the program is good. The teacher has taught us the phonetics of the words, expressions and he has taught us how to use the body expressions they are very important to give us to understand at the moment of speak English.
They are great teachers , their manners of teach are excellent, they give us exercises after of their explanations, it has helped me a lot of because I liked Spanish Grammar now English Grammar I like it much more. I am happy in the International English Academy and I am happy with my new English. Thanks to Good Action Foundation to support the International English Academy.
Sincerely yours.
Yenifer Margarita Sirin.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

My name is Mario Alquejay, since last year Good Action Foundation supported to the International English Academy here in Guatemala with an Education Program for indigenous woman. The program consisted scolarship for women.
Right now 8 women have lerned good English and they are working right now in great companies as call centers and restaurants also as a tours guide we are so happy that Good Action Foundation is supporting us and it is a nice organization. Thank you for the scolarship it is a great support for women that want a better future.

9 Sandra106

Donor

Rating: 5

Wonderful Foundation helping people around the world especially children and families. I have known them for the past year and a half and can assure you that they are giving 100% of the donations to individuals in need.

9 Milagros C.

Donor

Rating: 5

Good actions have been done for childrens in education. God bless GOOD ACTION

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Board Member

Rating: 5

I've been involved with Good Action for 3 years as a Board Member and as an advocate. It is very effective in promoting a mutually enriching relationship between sponsors and the needs of people.