Can one child end poverty for their entire family?

Yes—through education, done intelligently!

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Can one girl obliterate poverty for her entire family?

Breaking the cycle of poverty through education

Community Involvement

Partnering locally with educators and families gives everyone a vested interest in program success.


Built-in sustainability means books and computers we deliver today will last for generations to come.


Our proven programs build on one another for maximum impact from kindergarten to career.

Here’s how CoEd bridges Guatemala’s educational gaps


1 in 3 indigenous Guatemalans cannot read or write.

Kids in CoEd’s Spark Reading Program are learning twice as much as kids in regular classrooms.


90% of rural Guatemalan classrooms don’t have textbooks.

CoEd helps schools build financially self-sustaining textbook rental programs.


Rural Guatemalan students lack opportunities to gain tech skills.

95% of CoEd Computer Program graduates continue their education or find a job.

Life & Career Skills

90% of impoverished Guatemalans don’t graduate from high school.

CoEd’s Rise Program helps promising students become the people they dreamed of being.

In regions of Guatemala where 4 out of 5 indigenous people live in poverty,


of CoEd Rise Program graduates find a job or continue their education beyond high school.

Here’s how you can help obliterate poverty in Guatemala

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You’ll be inspired by the success stories of our students, and you’ll stay up-to-date on ways to join the movement yourself!

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We don’t just send resources to Guatemala, we get involved in the whole process. Come experience the work in person!

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You can directly change the life of a child in need. Just one graduate can lift multiple generations out of poverty.

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