The collective members learn everything I learn. We teach each other. As I continue to equip and empower them with continuing education and business knowledge, my goal is that these women will continue to grow this project for themselves. I will always be with them, but their strength will allow them to become more and more independent.
JUSTA is very excited to welcome Marea and Luz - midwives and educators for Manos Abiertas - for a three-month workshop series for middle school students in Chacaya. Marea and Luz are designing just-the-facts lessons about our bodies and how to care for them as well as games to foster healthy communication. ... See MoreSee Less
JUSTA is very excited to welcome Marea and Luz - midwives and educators for Manos Abiertas - for a three-month workshop series for middle school students in Chacaya. Marea and Luz are designing just-t...
JUSTA offers monthly workshops to students in Chacaya Middle School on health and nutrition topics. We recently collaborated with Pura Vida to help students decipher the information on food packages and to learn about the benefits of local, traditional foods.
Program Coordinator, Ingrid, offers her insight on the issue of malnutrition in Guatemala and how workshops like this are a key part of the solution. ... See MoreSee Less
#ThrowbackThursday making middle school education accessible to indigenous students in Lake Atitlán through our JUSTA scholarship program! To find out more about supporting our students, please visit JUSTAcollective.org. ... See MoreSee Less