Monthly Archives: August 2011

Faces of the Kateri Tekakwitha Fund: María Humbelina Cúmez Bal

Name: María Humbelina Cúmez Bal Age: 36 Education: Office Secretary María Humbelina used to work as a nanny in her community. Now she is the secretary for a women’s committee that runs a non-governmental organization that supports women’s development. Her … Continue reading

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Faces of the Kateri Tekakwitha Fund: Juana

Juana Quiacain Petzey Age: 34 Education: Primary School Urban Education Juana works for a non-governmental organization as a Social Advocate in San Pedro La Laguna. Juana likes caring for children, and enjoys the responsibility that comes with doing a job … Continue reading

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Faces of the Kateri Tekakwitha Fund: Macario

  Gladys Macario Mux Age: 20 Education: Accounting Today, Gladys Macario Mux works in a business, where she buys and sells materials to make elaborate güipiles, which are then distributed to people that need them. She used to work as an … Continue reading

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Reflection: Rosa Garcia Quina

I am of a family of 6 children. My older brothers decided not to continue studying. They had the idea that studying was very difficult and that the privilege to study was only for people with a good life that … Continue reading

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