Fundación del Centavo (Fundacén)

Fundación del Centavo (Fundacén) is a nonprofit organization in Guatemala that promotes the integral development of low-income, rural communities through access to training and microcredit. Its programs strengthen rural microenterprises and empower marginalized populations, regardless of gender, creed, ethnicity or customs, to integrate into society and improve their quality of life.

Fundacén develops programs focused on microcredit, social responsibility and health. Fundacén provides individuals and groups in rural areas with access to microcredit and training in order to strengthen their businesses and generate their own development.

Fundacén also helps small-scale farmers to improve their production processes through technical assistance and ongoing support. Finally, the organization raises awareness about healthcare prevention among women and youth.