Bountiful Children's Foundation

Quetzaltenango

Guatemala population: 17,915,568 in 2022
GDP per capita (US$): $4,603 in 2020

Cost to Run Program for 1 Year: $6000

Adopted Indefinitely

Number of Children in the Program: 45

Nutritional Supplements Used:

  • Incaparina

Fact from UNICEF / WHO / World Bank:

Child Wasting: 45.4 million

In 2020, wasting continued to threaten the lives of an estimated 6.7 per cent or 45.4 million children under 5 globally.

Source: Levels and trends in child malnutrition, 2021


Ericka Tatiana Mena Mendoza

Community Coordinator

” I got married in 2017 in the Quetzaltenango temple. I have 2 small children. I met Bountiful Children’s Foundation through my mother who is a coordinator. They called me as a coordinator in 2021. I have learned to value things more as I have helped pregnant and nursing mothers and children. I have seen miracles in many families. Thanks to the foundation many children no longer go to bed on an empty stomach. I collaborate with lots of love. I like to help and serve others. Thank you to the donors for their support and service. May God always shower blessings on your family.” –Ericka

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 supplements, and follow up on infant development.

Considering A Donation?

100% of your donation goes directly toward helping children in need! Overhead costs are covered by generous board member donations.

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

Guatemala Gives Thanks:
"Our Beloved Children"

Bountiful's Mission

Our mission is to nurture the potential of infants and toddlers to lead healthy, productive, and self-reliant lives by eliminating malnutrition. 100% of every dollar donated is used to help children in need.

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