Pets

Pets

Pets are such an important part of Guatemalan family life. On average Guatemalans treat their pets much better than any other country in Central America – a good thing. Unfortunately, there are too many unwanted dogs and cats because no one can afford to spay or neuter their four-legged friends. Help the Maya families of […]

Learning

Learning

Learning is what counts in the Maya communities we serve. Education without learning is of absolutely no use. We’ve brought thousands of hours of English classes to the kids in the Maya communities we serve in Peten Guatemala. Now, we want to do much more with learning centers – each equipped with its own Satellite […]

Bikes

Bikes

Bikes are the most efficient machine ever created by the human race. Bikes are huge part of everything in the Maya communities we serve. 2017 will mark 5 years of planning and preparation to realize bicycle-based solutions to the travelers and volunteers, nature and the Maya communities we serve. With your help we will bring […]

Homes

Homes

Sustainable housing is something we’ve supported in our Maya communities for many years. We’ve built and gifted two homes to deserving families in the Maya communities we serve. Now it’s time to build a 3rd home for a deserving Maya family. Our next home will go to Esperanza, a hardworking single-mom and her son Bryan who […]

Food

Food

Food security is critical to the development of the Maya communities we serve around lake Peten Itza. Buenas Cosas has planted hundreds of organic gardens for families here in Guatemala. Now it’s time to do more. We’re bringing aquaponics to Peten. Our Maya communities will be served with fresh fish (protein that’s badly needed) and […]

Energy

Energy

Energy is critical in today’s society. Affordable, dependable and sustainable energy is a focus of Buenas Cosas work in the Maya villages we serve. Providing the Maya communities we serve with solar is a proven and practical means for us to keep  communities connected. Contribute to our solar campaign and help us bring affordable solar […]