Tell us about your partnerships
As from the beginning of the project we have had the support of our parents as well as the help from the organizations GuateÁmala and Vital Voices Guatemala who held us to build our project in a theoretical base. We have also spoken to other youth organizations in the country such as Jóvenes Contra la Violencia (Youth against Violence) Operación Rescate (Rescue Operation) and different orphanages and asylums visited. Last, the support received by the Village School has been vital since it has provided us with the space to promote and expand the idea. And this is just the beginning …
What type of team (staff, volunteers, etc.) will ensure that you achieve the growth milestones identified in the Social Impact section? [75 words]
Based on the experience we have had up to now, the kind of people we need so that this movement achieves its aim are people who dream and believe a prosperous Guatemala, persons who are committed with the cause, creative, enthusiastic, productive and positive individuals. The movement is addressed to secondary schools students from all educational institutions we manage to reach, that is to say teenagers between 12 and 18 years old.
Please elaborate on any needs or offers you have mentioned above and/or suggest categories of support that aren't specified within the list
Essentially we need financial help to be able to develop massive advertisement, as well as venues and transport for the activities. We are young and thus we need the advice and help to expand the idea. We are aware that with our creativity we can help other initiatives by making suggestions and by disseminating the initiatives in our country: Guatemala.