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Review for Mayan Families, Slatersville, RI, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

This is my third trip down to Guatemala working with Mayan Families. I have seen firsthand the huge amount of work they accomplish, especially with Indigenous Women's issues. I am amazed at how much work they do and how much good they accomplish. Mayan Families touches so many lives. They are multi faceted in their approach working on Environmental issues like the fuel efficient stove project and Animal Welfare issues with the Hope for the Animals project as well as Micro Loans for Women.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have seen the Panajachel Pre-School during May-2010 which was doing a Mothers Day presentation as well as feeding the malnurished kids and educationing them also.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Seperate the house that Sharon and Dwight live in and work in from Mayan Families. Mayan Families needs a larger location.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Sharon and Dwight are amazing in their capacity to open up their hearts to all in need around them.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...


If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Wow, it could do so much incredible good that would change, for the bette,r so many lives, especially the mothers and their children.

Ways to make it better...

I could have stayed longer.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

There is still so much need out there.

One thing I'd also say is that...

This is the Non-profit to donate to. They are very frugal and put every penny to use.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?


Role:  Board Member & I helped with numerous projects including working on the Students Sposnorship Program.