The Guatemala Friends Scholarship Program welcomes donations large or small. We depend entirely on your support. Donations made to Redwood Forest Friends Meeting are 100% tax deductible in the U.S.

Donate by Check

Donations by check are always appreciated.  When you pay by check all of the money goes to Progresa. Checks should be made out to Redwood Forest Friends Meeting with the word Progresa in the memo.  Mail checks to:

Redwood Forest Friends Meeting
Attn: Guatemala Scholarship Program
P.O. BOX 1831
Santa Rosa, CA 95402


Donate using your Credit Card Via PayPal

By clicking the yellow donate button you will be directed to the PayPal Secure Payments page.  Although PayPal makes it look like you have to join them in order to use this service, it is not necessary.  If you don't want to join them just scroll down to the credit card information.

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We appreciate your help!


Sponsor a Student

When you sponsor a student you will receive updates regarding his or her progress in school. Each year, you will also receive letters and photos from your student. Sponsoring a student costs approximately $1000 to $2000 per year. If you are interested please email us at and we will help you choose the appropriate student for you.



For questions about a donation, please contact Harriet Lewis at or + (707) 526.1066

For all other questions e-mail as at:



Other ways to support the Scholarship Program

Participate in one of our tours:
The Teaching English Experience or Guatemala Highlands

Joe, Jaime and David swimming at Lake Atitlán

Amalia and ESL teacher?

Church at San Andrés Xecul

Student performing on the last night of the Teaching English Experience