ADEMI – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

ADEMI – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the 14th day of Christmas….” Christmas is a time of community and few know the true meaning of working in community like ADEMI. Who are they? ADEMI – Asociacion de Mujeres Ixpiyakok – is one of the first organisations we have come across which is 100% created, and fully managed by, women who have […]

Asociacion BPD – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Asociacion BPD – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the 11th, 12th and 13th day of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye…”     Who are they? Asociación BPD (ABPD) (known as ALDEA in the US) addresses the principal needs of rural Mayan communities in the Department of Chimaltenango, Guatemala.  Working directly with indigenous communities they empower them to tackle issues like chronic malnutrition […]

Caras Alegres – 2017 Charity Advent

Caras Alegres – 2017 Charity Advent

“On the 8th, 9th, 10th day of Christmas FieldWorks asks of Ye…” who is going to take care of the children while we’re at work?’ For the poorest communities in Xela there is Caras Alegres     Who are they? Caras Alegres works in Las Rosas, Xela, one of poorest neighbourhoods, with 1 in 2 […]

Asociación SERES – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Asociación SERES – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the 5th, 6th and 7th day of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye….”   Who are they? SERES is a transformational leadership organisation that empowers youth in low-income rural economies of Guatemala and El Salvador to become active leaders in their communities. Why we like them? What’s not to like!? SERES is inspiring the Guatemalan […]

Roots of Health – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Roots of Health – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the first 3 days of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye…” Roots of Health Who are they? Locally known as Ugat ng Kalusugan – their mission is to provide women with much needed access to maternal and reproductive health services across the island of Palawan. They work with women and youth to ensure they have […]