Mayor Potencial

Empowering Children and Communities to reach their full Potential.

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Current Projects: We Can’t Do It Without You!

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Build a High School

Students in El Rodeito, grades 7-12, currently meet once a week at the church for classes, since there is no high school. Construction will begin once we reach $15,000 of our $27,130 goal. You can donate online using Paypal (see below): Venmo@mayorpotencial

Amount raised: $10,605 of the $27,130 goal

Mayor Potencial has been working hard over the years to fundraise to build a high school in the small rural village of El Rodeito. Currently, there exists only a primary School, and the nearest high school is over an hour and a half walk away through the rocky and steep mountains of Honduras. Because of the difficulty to access a higher education, many students do not have the opportunity to go to high school. Thus, they are not able to achieve their greatest potential.

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Raices, Arboles y Educacion

*Compliments our Build A High School Campaign. This is a GoFundMe campaign

*Planting fruit trees for extra nutrition, and to prevent erosion around water source. *Pesticide education for the community. *Start-up funds to help build the high school. Amount raised: $275 of $1000 goal

To read more, please go here.

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School Uniforms

In order to receive an education, students in El Rodeito are required to wear school uniforms. You can help us to provide the uniforms and shoes for 13 students in need. The school year goes from February to March. We need to act fast to ensure these children can continue their education! This is a GoFundMe campaign. To read more, please go here.

Amount raised: $35 of the $401 goal

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School Meals

Until the High School is constructed, we will be providing school meals for the 35 students in grades 7-12, as they attend school once a week.

$127/month will pay for food for the 35 students. Our goal is to provide food for the next 5 months. This is a GoFundMe campaign. To read more, please go here.

Amount raised: $35 of the $762 goal

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Helping Arnol’s family

Sadly, one of our dear Honduran friends, 19 year old Arnol Valle, passed away in March, after battling terminal brain cancer for many years. Mayor Potencial was able to help Arnol pursue treatment. The family is deeply grateful for all of the support. However, as they continue to grieve, they are also facing the last of his medical bills. This is a GoFundMe campaign. To read Arnol’s story, please go here.

Amount raised: $4,804 of the $6,449 goal

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Cape CARES

This is the second year that MP has partnered with Cape Cares to provide dental and medical care to the community of El Rodeito and nearby areas. The dental clinic was set up for three days in February, at the current Elementary School, Ramon Rosa, to do cleanings and extractions.

The medical brigade was set up in Los Encinitos. Hondurans from 44 surrounding villages, or 707 patients, received care over four days!

100%* of your donation to Mayor Potencial goes to children in Honduras, enabling them to look forward to greater opportunities and a thriving future.

*There is a small service charge when donating through GoFundMe.

 

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