"Kalan Kuxtal was born from our desire to help and give to our fellow citizens the opportunities that we have had in life. We know they haven't had those opportunities and it is our responsibility to provide them."
Co-founder and Treasurer
"Kalan Kuxtal is a Mayan expression whose literal translation means -Life Guardian-"
Ma. Olga Mendizábal
Co-founder and Chairwoman
Design, execute and evaluate social projects aimed to deliver free healthcare and education for low-income families.
Strengthen the leadership skills as well as social and charitable awareness in both Guatemalans and volunteers through a cultural exchange.
Promote physical, mental and emotional growth in our volunteers, staﬀ members and beneﬁciaries.
Contribute to the fulﬁllment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) established by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Generate databases that lead new scientiﬁc research projects focused on health management and community epidemiology.
Demonstrate the social impact of our projects, campaigns and volunteer programs through detailed statistical reports and transparent funds management.