Hospital de la Familia Foundation
Hospital de la Familia Foundation (HDLFF) is a 501(c)3 organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. It supports a 72-bed hospital as well as educational and wellness programs in the rural town of Nuevo Progreso, in the Department of San Marcos. 20,000 patients visit the Hospital each year.
to improve the health and education of indigenous communities of northern
Guatemala and southern Mexico who live in poverty and have no access to
affordable medical care.
HDLFF coordinates:Missions of volunteer medical teams specializing in general surgery, plastic surgery, OB/GYN, ear, nose and throat, ophthalmology, optometry, dentistry, pediatrics, and audiology
HDLFF also funds:
- Nutrition Center for malnourished infants and toddlers
- Grade-school for girls and boy
- Nursing program
- Sewing school for women and girls