A Better Quality of Life at Any Age

A Better Quality of Life at Any Age

  I just finished a phone call to Guatemala. I have a friend in the Peace Corps who is working in a Mayan village in the mountains. My friend, Marisol, is living with a family; a typical Guatemalan family where the grandparents live with the children and...

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Open Letter to Enfoque Ixcán Supporters

Open Letter to Enfoque Ixcán Supporters

Dear Enfoque Ixcán supporter, Please pat yourself on the back! Thanks to your crucial support, our eye care program has impacted hundreds of people, granting them the gift of sight. Enfoque Ixcán fills a pressing need in an under-served region. Let me describe the...

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What a Greeting!

What a Greeting!

2017 marks the 30-year anniversary of a relationship between the village of Santa Maria Tzeja, Ixcán, Guatemala and the Congregational Church of Needham, MA. Needham has sent 2 delegations per year to this village since 1987. Over the years Needham has helped Santa...

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Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes

Greetings from Guatemala! The mission of Enfoque Ixcán is to provide access to affordable eye care to the people of Ixcán, Guatemala. Your donations help fund eye surgeries, eye glasses and eye health education to kind, hardworking people who would otherwise not be...

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An Eye Care Project With a Vision

An Eye Care Project With a Vision

Enfoque Ixcán - an eye care project with a vision for everyone. Our volunteers work in tiny villages in the remote jungle regions of Guatemala. By training the local people to provide basic eye care for their neighbors, and by providing eye glasses, sun glasses, test...

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You Can Change Lives!

You Can Change Lives!

Miracle Alert - You Can Change Lives! Your generous donation given today will restore sight in a person blinded by cataracts. You can make this happen for only $125 per eye. In Ixcán, Guatemala, where: - 80% of the population lives in poverty, - the nearest eye doctor...

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Feliciana: “I can see!”

Feliciana: “I can see!”

Never doubt the impact of your support for our programs. Cristin would like to introduce you to Feliciana, one of the many children whose lives have been profoundly changed for the better by the work of Enfoque Ixcán – work that YOU make possible!

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Support Us Through AmazonSmile!

Support Us Through AmazonSmile!

Holiday shopping is almost upon us – harness that spirit of giving in support of Enfoque Ixcán by doing your online shopping at AmazonSmile What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support Enfoque Ixcán every time you shop at Amazon.com. There is no...

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Change A Life Today!

Change A Life Today!

            Dear friend of Enfoque Ixcán, Imagine seeing for the first time in years – seeing your friends and loved ones, your home and community. Imagine stumbling through darkness for years, relying on others to guide you, and then one...

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A Vision Quest in Guatemala

A Vision Quest in Guatemala

As the jungle mist begins to rise from the trees and mountains on the horizon, the main town in Ixcán, Cantabal, comes to life in the morning sun. Trucks and buses from far off villages...

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