• CasaSito is ready to take off!

    Welcome 2021: A year of challenges and opportunities! CasaSito started an atypical school period, but despite the challenges, our family is more than prepared to face new challenges and achieve dreams. Nothing stops us and we will not allow fear to guide our ship. The only way to meet again

  • CasaSito Family 2020

    CasaSito opened its doors to the new 2020 school year with positive energy and new plans. This year, we directly supported 106 students in 3 regions of Guatemala with the Youth Development Program (YDP), and we started the pilot Teacher Training Program (TTP) with celebrations shared among our scholars, their

  • CasaSito in Action!

    CasaSito started the extracurricular activities in February and will last till November. This year, we focus on strategic planning based on the improvement of the educational level and interpersonal relationships, with the goal that our scholars will increase their motivation and develop personal qualities. First quarter evaluation – we evaluate

  • On your mark, ready, go!

    On your mark, ready, go! CasaSito’s New Regional Directors and Board Chairwoman welcome you to the 2019 school year and its 15 anniversary year with their 102 scholars in the youth development program.    The Opening Ceremonies were celebrated with enthusiasm and motivation. n Alta Verapaz, we celebrated with group activities, a

  • My Second Family by Andrea Tamat

    Have you heard of your second family or your other home? I bet yes! Let me start telling you a little about my second family and my second home which even today remains and continues to set a mark on me, I’m Andrea and I am now 21 years old, I am

  • Witnessing The Transformation

    As part of the workshops organized by CasaSito, there is the Debate Club. On September 1 of this year, Paula Castellano, our new board member, had the opportunity to be invited as part of the jury to the final of the Debate Club at the headquarters of Cobán, Alta Verapaz.


    Our staff has always felt very rewarded when a scholarship student calls to say hi or to give us an update about their current situation, but when a graduate student calls and tells us that they would like to support CasaSito, our happiness is on another level. It is the

  • Taking Initiative to Create Impact

    Every year our spring field trip is organized and implemented by our scholars. This year, our field trips incorporated activities focusing on  team-building, creativity, self-expression and leadership. These are just some of the skills we aim to develop within our youth. Scholars in Alta Verapaz, visited the Trapiche museum, known to be

  • A Night of Gatsby

    A Night of GatsbyBy: Rebecca KronickMost of our CasaSito family see the outcomes of our work. But not everyone gets a chance to see all the work we do to keep the motor running. Through this post, I'd like to take you behind the scenes of our 2018 Great Gatsby

  • Empowering Youth through Art

    Art club is a space for our youth to learn how to express themselves. This past year, the group experimented with various mediums of art – paint, recycled materials, charcoal, photography, and more. While working on these various artworks, the art club decided to host CasaSito's first ever art exhibit,