Vantage regularly participates in community outreach activities, both nationally and internationally. Mr. JP Dahdah, CEO of Vantage, was born in Guatemala, a Central American country, and has seen the effect of poverty first-hand from a very early age. Displaying his commitment to serving others, Mr. Dahdah has established the philosophy behind Vantage’s corporate responsibility program: Profits to Philanthropy.
A non-profit organization whose mission is to provide aid to poverty stricken Guatemalans in the areas of education, healthcare and micro loans. Advance Guatemala aims at establishing lasting relationships with collaborative organizations who have shared values and a desire to create sustainable programs to give Guatemalans a hand up, not a hand out. Vantage CEO, Mr. JP Dahdah, is the organization’s founder and currently serves as the foundation’s Executive Director.
Project C.U.R.E.’s mission is to identify, solicit, collect, sort, and distribute medical supplies and services according to the imperative needs of the world.
The Wheelchair Foundation is a non-profit organization leading an international effort to create awareness of the needs and abilities of people with physical disabilities, to promote the joy of giving, create global friendship, and to deliver a wheelchair to every child, teen and adult in the world who needs one, but cannot afford one. For these people, the Wheelchair Foundation delivers Hope, Mobility and Independence.
Hug It Forward is a non-profit organization that believes in the power of youth to change the world. The organization empowers communities to build “bottle schools:” structures built by kids using discarded soda bottles and other “waste” plastic stuffed with inorganic trash for wall insulation. The bottle school not only provides a solution to discarded waste in rural communities, but also provides much needed infrastructure for the school that in turn creates an education opportunity for the kids. Currently operating in Guatemala, Hug It Forward is focused on spreading this innovative eco-friendly bottle school technology to more countries around the world.
NamasteDirect provides unique business development services for women in Guatemala, endowing them with a powerful set of tools for the social and economic development of their families and their communities.