Entries by profiles

Saulo Alonzo – Bryan College – Jane Sherman

Saulo (32), his wife, Rocío (28), and their two girls, Alisson (6), and Gabriela (2), are now living in their new Habitat home in San Juan Ostuncalco, Quetzaltenango. Saulo works as a credit advisor and Mirna works in a pharmacy. Before partnering with Habitat Guatemala, the family used to live in Saulo’s parents house: one […]

Kevin Castillo – Johnson High School – Leslie Helman

Kevin (27), his wife Maribel, (23), and their two girls, Scarlett (1), and Ashley (7), are the happy owners of a new Habitat home in San Juan, Quetzaltenango. Kevin works as a truck driver while Maribel takes care of the children and house chores. Before partnering with Habitat Guatemala, Kevin mentions that they lived for […]

A new solution to extreme poverty: the Hybrid House

During the last 41 years, Habitat for Humanity Guatemala (HFHG) has served more than 120,000 families with an adequate housing solution. In 2010, we started the Healthy Home Kit program as an effort to support families living in extreme poverty. This program consists of implementing a smokeless stove, sanitary latrine and water filter, among other […]

#myhabitatexperience – Diego Secaira

Meet Diego Secaria, he has been working with Habitat Guatemala for more than a year. You may know him as an animal lover, cheese enthusiast or your cheerful Field Coordinator for Global Village. We sat down to ask him about his HFH experience. Why Habitat Guatemala? I have been working with people for several years, […]

Gabriel Mazariegos – GuaBuildja – Marijee Minderop

Gabriel (24) and his fiancé, Adayansi Reyes (20), are the happy owners of a new Habitat home in San Juan, Quetzaltenango. Gabriel works as a tuc tuc driver and Adayansi owns a beauty salon. The couple is planning on getting married soon! “We found out about Habitat programs through my dad, he told me: “son, […]

Angélina García – GuaBuildja – Marijee Minderop

Angelina, her mother Enriqueta (92), and her children, Juan Carlos (11), Rudy (17), Ana María and her grandson Gudiel (2), are now living in their new Habitat home in San Juan Ostuncalco, Quetzaltenango. Angelina works as a janitor in the municipality. Before partnering with Habitat Guatemala, Angelina mentions that they used to live in a […]

Administration & Board of Directors

  Víctor Velásquez – National Director Email: vvelasquez@habitatguate.org    Manuel González – Operations Director Email: mgonzalez@habitatguate.org    Wiliam Barrios – Finance Director Email: wbarrios@habitatguate.org   Mario López – Legal Director Email: mlopez@habitatguate.org     Renaud Cuchet – President Email: presidente@habitatguate.org   Enrique Moller – Vicepresident Email: vicepresidente@habitatguate.org   Mauro Cardona – Secretary Email: secretarioCDN@habitatguate.org   Delorean Randich – Treasurer […]

Makensie Brown – Director, International Resource Development

Email: donor@habitatguate.org Phone: +502 47406732