7 out of 10 children in the local community are chronically malnourished.

With the 4th highest rate of chronic malnutrition in the world, and the highest rate in Latin America, Guatemalans in rural areas need your help to break out of the cycle of poverty.


Using the Power of the Sun to Address Social Issues

Konojel is incubating the "Taste of the Sun" microbusiness, a local women's cooperative of indigenous women producing solar-based foods.
With our industrial sized solar dehydrator and oven, we are facilitating the production of solar dehydrated and baked goods for sale throughout Lake Atitlán, bringing employment and income to the women of the cooperative.
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