CONGRATULATIONS to all the Challengers on our first six Charity Challenges of 2011, biking from Guatemala to Honduras, the inaugural Nicaragua Volcano Challenge, Brazil's Chapada Diamantina Challenge , Guatemala's first Caribbean Kayak Challenge, Perú´s Cerani Pass and Ecuador's Volcano Challenge. Nicaragua's second volcano Challenge is set for 3rd-6th November and the third Guatemala Volcano Challenge dates are set for 27th November -2nd December.

Click on the following for our most recent official project reports for Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Perú and Brazil.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Plan Moo and Plan Cuy - Ecuador

As part of our Plan Moo (cows) and Plan Cuy (guinea pigs) schemes for providing sustainable income for children's secondary school fees, we have come up with ways in which to buy parts of a cow, or a whole guinea pig!

The way the scheme works is to give the families the means of providing secondary school tuition for their children, though the children are in charge of the cow or guinea pigs, and the income that comes from them through milk and selling the guinea pigs.


How does GVI Phoenix make a difference?

The following film was made in Guatemala, though the message is the same across all GVI Phoenix projects