A New Generation of Changemakers
Five years ago we sat down with a group of Chajulense teenagers and asked them what they would change about their community. Their responses focused on environmental protection, improving public health, reforming educational systems, and developing ethical leadership. They astounded us with their insight and motivation, and in that moment the seed for the Philanthropiece Scholars program was planted.
“Our beautiful town is going through many challenges, but we have faith that we are the ones who can bring positive change to Chajul.”
– Manuel, 2nd year Philanthropiece Scholar
Creating change is a collaborative process. We rely on our partners and friends in both our “home” communities in Colorado, US, and in Guatemala to create the best possible impact via the Philanthropiece Scholars program. We are incredibly grateful to share the journey with: