English & Social Justice Teacher English & Social Justice Teacher San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Teach English and Social Justice to Adults in El Salvador
Women's Small business Assistant San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Work with women's small businesses in El Salvador. Participate in meetings, workshops, evaluations. Economic empowerment and independence.
Scholarship and Youth Formation Assistant San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Volunteer with our scholarship program, translating participant profiles, documenting successes, developing workshops, organizing events.
Clean Water Ambassador in Local Community San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Volunteer in helping giving access to clean water communities in El Salvador. This help improve the health and daily lives of all recipients.

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Project Details

We focus on using different strategies to promote a solidarity that creates the space for grassroots organizing for justice and dignity.

The CIS (Centro de Intercambio y Solidaridad) has a variety of development projects in El Salvador.
Access to Clean Water - both filters and larger water purification systems are given out along with training.
Small Women's businesses
Scholarship and Youth Formation
Violence Prevention
English and Spanish School which focus on social justice
Human Rights
Community Organization and Networks
Craft store based on Fair Trade Principles
Election Observation

The main focus of the project is on
NPO Status
Yes, registered non-profit organization
Foundation Year
1993
Contact Person
Iris Hernandez
Spoken Languages
Spanish
English

Social Impact

-Our Clean water program has provided clean water to over 9,042 beneficiaries since the program started in 2011.
-Provided training and economic empowerment to over 127 women in 17 small businesses, many of which are now graduated sustainable businesses.
-Provided 125 University scholarships and 204 high school scholarships in 2015. Students also participate in formative workshops.
-In 2015 we also helped a community obtain land titles after a decade-long struggle and are building homes.

Pursued Sustainable Development Goals
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