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Can you believe it? Now that the village of Chirixquitzac has completed their first project, with the help of DownEast employees, they are already anxiously planning to achieve their next goal. This is exciting news! A [...]
Do you remember the story of Marta who slipped in the mud while hiking to get water and suffered a miscarriage? She will soon have running water in her village and will never have to hike [...]
I’m Chelsi Smith, Regional Manager with DownEast Outfitters. DownEast has chosen to work with CHOICE Humanitarian in the village Chirixquitzac in the mountainous Polochic region of Guatemala, helping to build a water system that will bring [...]
It’s amazing how quickly communities progress once they realize they have the power and ability to reach their goals. Thanks to the help of our supporters there are currently 50 women in Chirixquitzac attending literacy classes. [...]
Imagine needing a loan to start a small business but you cannot get one, not because you are ineligible but because there are no banks! Such has been the challenge to villagers of Chirixquitzac, though the [...]