15 slides following this one. Use enter key to go to next slide. Use esc key to exit presentation Please turn up the volume. Guatemala is a republic. The primary language is Spanish and twenty-one Mayan dialects are spoken. The country is about the size of the State of Virginia, and a little bigger than Ireland. Guatemala is the next country south of Mexico and with a population of 14 million people, it is the second most densely populated country in Central America. 43% of children under five are malnourished. This is one of the highest malnutrition rates in the world. More than half of the population is below the national poverty line and 15% live in extreme poverty (on less than $1 per day) The number of homes without light is about 500,000. That's millions of people in the dark after sundown which happens at about 6pm.
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Mick was born in Athlone, Ireland and emigrated to the United States when he was 23. He received his US Citizenship in 2000. Mick has lived and worked in 6 countries. Debora was born in Vigo, Spain. She studied philosophy at the University of Madrid. Debora is a Zen monk in the lineage of Genpo Roshi, founder of the Big Mind Process. www.integralheartfoundation.org 3 of 15
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in Need of Funding in Need of Funding SPONSORSHIP Connecting sponsors with the kids most in need. Join your hearts for $35.00 EDUCATION Introducing kids to the perspectives of Integral Theory and Evolutionary Enlightenment Support for $55.00 SOLAR LIGHTING Providing lighting to homes with Portable Solar Units. Light up a house for $235 LEADERSHIP Providing coaching using Big Mind with school directors and the children. Empower trainings for $55.00 www.integralheartfoundation.org 6 of 15
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SPONSORSHIP www.integralheartfoundation.org 10 of 15 << Sponsor one child for as little as $35.00 per month. This amount makes a huge difference in their lives and allow us to get them shoes, basic medicine and proteins. << You can sponsor a teenager to continue his or her studies after high-school for around $55.00 per month Sponsor an entire family of four for $140 per month. With this we can provide for their basic needs and also make sure that the kids are going to school and not only to work. >>
SOLAR LIGHT UNIT www.integralheartfoundation.org 11 of 15 - This unit provides 5 hours of light on 2 bulbs (5W LED) on a single charge, even in the rainy season! - The cost of the unit is the same as what a family of 6 living in two rooms is currently spending on candles in one year. - Designed by a Harvard graduate and his partner, both from Guatemala. - Easy to install and maintain. It will charge cell phones and will also allow the kids to read after dark. Imagine 12 hours of darkness everyday In the Guatemalan highlands,where we work, the sun sets at about 6pm $235 each: Includes 3-year guarantee and one free battery replacement.
Lighting a village with Portable Solar Units www.integralheartfoundation.org 12 of 15 Some of the 18 families of the village of Mano De Leon have never had light.
INTEGRAL EDUCATION PROGRAM The teens of Semilla de Esperanza Y Amor in San Mateo 13 of 15 This program is being taught to teenagers and their teachers and includes courses for deepening awareness of body, mind, spirit and shadow. We will also host experts from various disciplines around the world who will teach by video-Skype 4-6 times per year. Support a program for $55 per month Relationships Meditation Philosophy Language Big Mind Cultures Career Diet www.integralheartfoundation.org
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The Future is looking up www.integralheartfoundation.org 15 of 15 Join all of us in this work You can make your offer of support by: Debit Card Credit Card Using paypal.com Check Wire transfer Deposit Integral Heart Foundation Routing Number: 124002971 Checking Account: 2450566365 (This is Jose)