FundaMaya Canada is an organization dedicated to helping indigenous families in rural Guatemala.

One child at a time; one family at a time


Education is key to improving the lives of these children and their families. To sponsor a child $672 annually; $56 per month.  For fee structure for elderly or university sponsorships, click on "Items to Donate" on the menu across the top or contact There are many children waiting for the opportunity to go to school!

Family Aid Donations

Families are in desperate need of food and medical assistance.  Other needs are household basics, water filters and more. Click on the menu above on "Items to Donate" to learn more about these donation opportunities and related costs.  Examples of the types of basic needs for education and family aid in our programs may be found by following the Guatemalan FaceBook pages "Fundamaya" and "Amigos de FundaMaya".

Sponsor Visits and Volunteer Opportunities

Visits with students and their families, sponsored elderly, or the preschools are heartwarming and life changing.  To arrange a visit or to learn about volunteer opportunities in Panajachel, Guatemala, please contact our Guatemalan service provider at

Rainy season in Guatemala means increased need for food.  Please donate.

Canadian Friends of FundaMaya Association (FundaMaya Canada), registered charity number 850482795RR0001.  We work closely with our service provider, FundaciĆ³n Familia Maya (Fundamaya), a Guatemalan organization with local indigenous leadership that focuses on Education, Well-being and Empowerment, to further our programs of alleviating poverty and advancing education.


Guatemala's Cost Of Living
Guatemala has experienced significant increases in food and household product prices.
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Rainy Season Smiles
This little one received a rain kit from her sponsor: rubber boots to deal with muddy paths;  a rain jacket to keep her dry and warm and an umbrella against the downpour.  
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A Sponsor Vist in Guatemala
A heart-warming visit from a sponsor.
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Can you help Baby Esdras?
Baby Esdras once again needs our help.
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