Fire Fighters Deliver Babies in Guatemala

December 7, 2020By Josephine De FreitasGeneral Interest, Health, Mayan Project Guatemala, Safe Motherhood Guatemala

Safe Motherhood Project 2020 2020 marks the 18th year of the Safe Motherhood Project in Guatemala, a four to five day hands-on education program for Mayan midwives who are called comadronas, Guatemalan volunteer firemen/paramedics who are called bomberos, and other healthcare workers involved in maternity care.  We have now taught over 1280 students, skills helpful … Read More

Project Forum Jan 2013

January 19, 2013By Josephine De FreitasBrighter Smiles Uganda, Cambodia Eye Centre, Education Madagascar, General Interest, Hillman Fund, Mayan Project Guatemala, Microcredit Sri Lanka, StandTall Education Uganda, Vietnam, Volset Foundation No Comments

Dr Andrew Macnab. Expert on Health promoting schools and founder Brighter Smiles Africa An amazing group of people attended the Jan 2013 Rose Charities Canada Project Forum of varied interests and backgrounds and organizations. A comment from one of the participants summarized it well ‘I cant believe the amount of shier competence and expertise present … Read More

Mayan Project School: Fundraiser Dinner. Vancouer 5th September

August 7, 2012By Josephine De FreitasMayan Project Guatemala No Comments

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Mayan Project 6:30 p.m.Wed., September 5, 2012 at the home of Barbara Small and Leonard Schein4653 Drummond Drive, Vancouver $125.00 per person ($75 tax deduction) Proceeds support the community school in Huixoc, Guatemala Enjoy! Menu favourites from Trafalgars Bistro  donated by Stephen Greenham and Lorne Tyczenski Selected wines … Read More