PODER (Programa De Oportunidades, Desarrollo, Emprendurismo Con Responsabilidad)



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Program of Opportunities, Development & Ethical Entrepreneurship (“PODER”) is a youth development organization that will empower socially disadvantaged indigenous youth in rural communities in Toledo. PODER will offer leadership training through cultural, sports, and artistic activities, as well as workshops on entrepreneurship, sustainable agriculture, and natural resource management. Juan and his team will help youth to break the cycle of poverty through education, social responsibility, community participation and environmental awareness.