The Edén entrepreneurs are creating a new and inclusive reality in Guatemala by developing a model of labor inclusion that prioritizes individual strengths, flexible work hours, and community education. Although most of the team didn't have access to education or therapy growing up, they are now leading the community and demonstrating that they can thrive in their work with confidence, all while shining a light on the topic of disability exclusion and isolation in Guatemala.
Sergio is an extremely helpful person. He helps care for his family and his dog, Cinco. Sergio is a natural DJ with great taste in music!
Anahi is an incredibly friendly and kind young woman. She loves fashion and art and she always brings good vibes and encouragement to everyone at the Eden workshops.
Marvin is a passionate and hard worker in every area of his life! He is very detail-oriented and charismatic. He loves to dance when he’s not busy with work.
Iris is a hard-working entrepreneur with an amazing sense of humor. She loves to share and spend time with her community. She also loves animals!
Adolfo is a dedicated worker with incredible attention to detail. He loves to help young children in his family and community
Dulce is an intelligent and ambitious young woman with many goals in her life! She loves to work and study and is always saving up towards a new goal.
Pedro is a music fan! He loves 'ranchero' and 'banda' music and loves to dance salsa. He also enjoys playing guitar.
Jorge is one of the founders of Eden; he is a natural businessman and entrepreneur. He also loves ‘banda’ music and playing checkers.
Pamela is a 22 year old avid soccer fan! She is an early riser who loves to support her family by sweeping and mopping before anyone else is awake!
A leather artisan and designer, Rodolfo founded Edén and dedicates himself to labor inclusion and accessibility.
Annie is a special-education teacher from Seattle, Washington. She relocated to Guatemala in 2019 and advocates to create equal opportunities for people with disabilities.
Our Board of Directors lead our mission of disability inclusion through personal and professional experience!