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, October 7, 2011

Income generation in Peru

Here in Peru, GVI Phoenix employs 15 host families, 8 Spanish teachers, 2 local cooks, and the full time employment of 2 local teachers and 2 Quechua teachers. Not to mention about 6 local masons, various market venders, a local hardware store, the corner photocopy shop, the t-shirt shop, the piñata and cake shop, Doctor Luis who helps out when anyone is ill, and helping to support the hotel where we are based out of and all the employees that are involved in it. Thanks to everyone here on the ground that helps keep the projects in Peru running. We truly couldn’t do it without you!!


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