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Niños del Lago New Website Launched!

Team Niños del Lago is excited to have launched the new website design. We hope you enjoy it!

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Three new volunteers in Guatemala

Team Guatemala is excited to introduce you to our new volunteers who have been hard at work making the forest camp a reality.

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Donate

In recent years we have received many generous donations and we have already come a long way.

With your help, the Niños del Lago camp’s opening date is getting closer!

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If you would like to keep in touch and learn more about Niños del Lago, we send a newsletter a few times a year with news and stories about our progress, sign up here!

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Fundraise for us

We’d love your help to raise donations for Niños del Lago in your community. Over the years a number of different methods have proven most successful.

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Volunteer

We’re looking for dedicated, energetic and highly skilled volunteers and interns around the world who are looking to make a difference in the lives of Guatemalan children.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

There are numerous opportunities to sponsor Niños del Lago and its various programs and projects. We would love to work with you to achieve your sponsorship goals and develop a bespoke proposal to suit your needs.

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Visit us

Our Guatemalan office is based in the heart of Panajachel. If you are coming to Lake Atitlan we would love for you to pop in.

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Our forest camp

Our forest camp site in the hills above the breathtaking Lake Atitlán is where the children will play, learn and explore.

Let us show you around.

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Our programs

Our innovative core program provides a structured path for the children we support. When operating at full capacity Niños del Lago will improve the lives of more than 2,200 children each year.

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Current projects

Our unique forest camp is being built in phases. Without these high priority projects we cannot open the gates to receive children.

We need your help on these today.

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What is mindfulness?

With no link to any specific religion, mindfulness is a secular practice that helps people become aware throughout their daily lives.

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Our progress so far

The results of our programs have been very positive; many children experienced a profound, positive impact upon their lives.

Here’s what they had to say.

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Our future

We’ve come so far- and we know there is more to do.

Learn about our vision for the future.

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The 2014 Dutch Benefit Gala is announced

Team Netherlands is holding its second Benefit Gala on Saturday, November 29, 2014! Learn more and buy tickets here.

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What is Niños del Lago?

Niños del Lago aims to provide Guatemalan children an annual educational and mentoring experience at our inspirational forest camp overlooking Lake Atitlan in the beautiful Guatemalan Highlands.

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Our goals

Niños del Lago’s forest camp will host more than 2,200 children each year.

We will give them the opportunity to learn, play and imagine a better future as they experience nature and enjoy new experiences, free of the dangers and stresses of daily life.

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Follow us on social media

Why not keep in touch – we’d love to let you know more about Niños del Lago through your favorite social media services.

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Why we’re unique

We believe that education is the most fundamental requirement to allow Guatemalans to develop their own community and economy.

Niños del Lago is a one-of-a-kind organization because:

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The need in Guatemala

A 36-year civil war devastated Guatemala. Many children were orphaned, abandoned or outcast. There is little opportunity for safe play, creativity or social development.

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A focus on sustainability

Our forest camp blends into the forest environment and has been designed to conserve our six-acre site for generations to come.

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Niños del Lago to appear on Dutch television

Niños del Lago has been selected to be shown on L1 TV as part of documentary series L1mburg Helpt (L1mburg Helps).

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Our NGO partners

Niños del Lago works with La Cadena (the chain), our NGO partners that operate primary schools throughout southwest Guatemala.

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Where we cover

The children who work with us all live within a five-hour bus ride to Lake Atitlán and Niños del Lago’s forest camp.

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Work starts on the Bridge to the Future

The Bridge to the Future, a steel and cement bridge connecting El Nido and the Creative Mind Center, was started today.

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