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Posted at: 22 April, 2016. Archived in:

mPower Solar Generator and TECHO Announce Partnership to Provide Clean Energy to Families without Electricity throughout the Americas

#TravelwithPurpose Challenge Focuses on Providing Electricity to Families in Need Worldwide  Miami, FL – April 14, 2016 – mPower Solar Generator , a provider of clean and mobile electricity is partnering with TECHO to provide clean electricity to families through the donation of mPower’s mobile solar generators. The solar generators will be distributed through TECHO [...]

Posted at: 14 March, 2016. Archived in:
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Peñoncito Slum in Chile no Longer Exists

Last February 26 the housing complex, including more than 120 homes, happily celebrated the opening inauguration.   After struggling for more than ten years, the community’s dream was fulfilled by receiving 127 houses located next to the camp El Peñoncito. Between nostalgia and emotion, 43 families within El Peñoncito’s camp (Puente Alto) and 20 more from [...]

Posted at: 14 March, 2016. Archived in:
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Support TECHO on Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support TECHO every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to [...]

Posted at: 3 February, 2016. Archived in:


  A WAY TO ENTER THE JOB MARKET Poverty arises from many different factors, among them, the lack of opportunities to dignified jobs. The slums that TECHO works with in Latin America are not exempt from this reality, thus, for many years we have implemented diverse work training programs that allow residents to join the [...]

Posted at: 12 January, 2016. Archived in:

Thank you very much, Stephen!

  After more than 30 years working with DHL I retire come December 31st. I have had the opportunity to travel around the world, lived in many countries and have been involved with the local communities where we operate.   When I came to the Americas 5 years ago I was introduced to TECHO and was invited to [...]

Posted at: 4 January, 2016. Archived in:

A Sustainable World for Everyone

In September of 2015, the United Nations announced 9 goals to achieving sustainable development for every person on the planet by 2030. In order to yield a positive result, society as a whole will have to commit itself to the fulfillment of these objectives. We will have to assume individual and collective responsibility in the [...]