Betty Merida, Guatemala
Betty was born and raised in Guatemala. She’s one of our most active and important partners. She’s been a physical education teacher and holds degree in English (ESL) education, as well as child psychology. he has served the Lord as a missionary since 2001, training teachers, pastors, women and serving with short-term missions. She shares the words of Jesus Christ while teaching the Bible to children and adults that live near or in the garbage dump in Sumpango, as well as in an orphanage caring for children who are HIV positive.
Betty works with local pastors and churches to manage home donations, select recipient families, select local contractors and oversee construction.
We’ve worked with Betty since 2001!