Bountiful Children's Foundation


Peru population:  32,971,854 in 2022
GDP per capita (US$): $6,127 in 2020

Nutritional Supplements Used:

  • Cerelac
  • Multigrain Products
  • Peanut Butter
  • Powdered Cow’s Milk/Full-fat Soy Flour

Fact from the World Health Organization:

Low Weight-for-Age

Children with low weight-for-age are known as underweight. A child who is underweight may be stunted, wasted, or both.

Source: WHO Fact Sheets - Malnutrition, 2022

A baby boy with nutritional supplements.

 Carla Viviana Niño Vilches

Community Coordinator

Bountiful's Community Coordinators

Community coordinators serve with Bountiful as volunteers. They organize other local volunteers and together conduct screenings, train families, distribute locally-purchased nutritional supplements, and follow up on infant development.

Jaén Photo Gallery

Thank You Note

Dear Respected Donors:

On behalf of the children who are part of the program of the Bountiful Children’s Foundation, receive our sincere thanks for your great, sincere generosity and for your valuable contribution, which makes it possible for many of the children to come out of malnutrition, which is affecting all of them for different reasons. Therefore, we reiterate our deepest gratitude to these wonderful people as living memory of the children who need it most. People like you, in the spirit of cooperation have shown there are those that help to make it possible for the Bountiful Children’s Foundation to continue its good work; Heavenly Father bless you always along with your entire family, Thanks!


Jorge Guerrero Erick Cato


Bountiful Children’s Foundation,

On behalf of Jaén, Peru, we are very grateful for your having come to our city of Jaen, and making possible the inclusion of children who need it most in the Bountiful Children’s Foundation program. Please accept our sincere gratitude and our full support in making it possible to continue with good management, and bring many of the children which are affected out of malnutrition. We reiterate our deepest gratitude on behalf of the bishops and branch presidents in the entire Peru Jaén Stake. These people are so wonderful with a great spirit of cooperation. May the Lord pour out many blessings on each of you and your whole family. Thanks!


Pedro Barrera Tesen

Stake President, Jaen – Peru

Considering A Donation?

All donations go toward identifying mothers and children in need, providing food supplements, health lessons, and other services. All donations are welcomed. Recurring monthly donations support community stability.

  • $8 = nourish 1 child for a month
  • $25 = nourish 3 children for a month
  • $100 = nourish 1 child for a year
  • $500 = nourish an average community for a month
  • $6,000 = nourish a community of your choice for one year

Peru Gives Thanks:
"Our Beloved Children"

Bountiful's Mission

Our mission is to provide nutritional supplementation to malnourished children and pregnant/nursing mothers as well as to teach health and cognitive development skills to families in the areas we serve.