AGROAMERICA SUPPORTS THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE MAIN ROAD IN CHIQUIRINES, OCOS, SAN MARCOS.

Agroamerica supported The Chiriquirines community in leveling 3200 square meters of road. This work was carried out in the department of San Marcos in conjunction with the Ocos Municipality. This Project completed the work that the Municipality of Ocos had originally started: that of building the basis for paving the road which benefits 450 families. [...]

By | November 3rd, 2013|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA BENEFITS 360 STUDENTS OF THE SCHOOL CERRITOS NUTRITIOUS SCHOOL SNACK.

AGROAMERICA, in support to the Zero Hunger Plan donates 3000 bananas every week to students from Cerritos School in Ocos department of San Marcos. The Project “Healthy School Snacks” has been implemented with the goal of promoting food security and contributing in the reduction of malnutrition in 360 students from the Cerritos school. Bananas contain [...]

By | November 3rd, 2013|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA BENEFITED MORE THAN 20,000 MALNOURISHED FAMILIES.

Guatemala, January 2013. Agroamerica, in partnership with the Guatemalan Secretariat for Food Security and Nutrition -SESAN- (for its initials in Spanish), carried out the “Nutritional Reinforcement with Bananas” Project to prevent acute malnutrition in ten municipalities of San Marcos and one of Quetzaltenango, which have been given priority by the government because of their high [...]

By | January 11th, 2013|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA CONTRIBUTES TO THE RECONSTRUCTION OF TWO SCHOOLS IN SAN MARCOS, AFTER LAST WEEK EARTHQUAKE.

Guatemala, November 2012. On November 7, a 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck Guatemala, killing 52 people, 40 in the department of San Marcos and 11 in the department of Quetzaltenango, region where a large part of the operations of Agroamerica are located and a large number of its employees live. Also one million and a half [...]

By | November 16th, 2012|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA BENEFITED MORE THAN 500 PEOPLE IN RETALHULEU AND SAN MARCOS WITH MEDICAL CARE, TEST AND MEDICINES.

Guatemala, October 2012. Agroamerica in partnership with Fundación Santa Teresa de Ávila y Rene and the health centers of the villages, last week conducted two medical consult days in village La Blanquita of the department of Retalhuleu and in Los Limones, department of San Marcos. The activity benefited more than 500 people in rural areas, [...]

By | November 3rd, 2012|News|0 Comments

Agroamerica distributes books to public schools in San Marcos.

Guatemala, February 2012. Agroamerica is supporting the Ministry of Education with the delivery of mathematics, communications, and language arts textbooks to first, second and third grade students in public schools in the Department of San Marcos. Rodrigo Perera, president of Agroamerica Transportation Unit said it is important for the company to support education in the [...]

By | February 28th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Agroamerica donates food to 800 families affected by the tropical storm in Guatemala.

Guatemala, October 2011. Agroamerica donated food to 800 families affected by the rains which recently struck Guatemala’s southwestern region. The company delivered food items including flour, beans, sugar, oil, salt and bananas, focusing on the poorest families cut off from main roads and unable to replenish their food supply. Agroamerica employees, beneficiary women of corporate [...]

By | November 21st, 2011|News|0 Comments

Agroamerica conducts a study with doctors from United States.

Guatemala, December 2011. Agroamerica organized the visit of 12 doctors from United States to conduct a study about the health, education and lifestyle situation of the communities bordering the southwestern departments of Quetzaltenango, Retalhuleu and San Marcos. The objective of this study is to have a better understanding about the lifestyle of the people in [...]

By | November 5th, 2011|News|0 Comments