Lake Atitlan has a multitude of fantastic NGO (Non-Governmental Organizations), non-profits, and cooperatives working to help improve, protect, and support the life of the Mayan people and the environment of the Lake Atitlan area. Many of them have various opportunities for volunteers to help both here in Guatemala and back in your home countries as ambassadors.
For immediate information on Guatemalan non-profits check out: and

More detailed information coming soon. In the meantime, if you have any questions please contact us.