Guayacana Branch of Esmeraldas Stake | Ecuador


Stake Details

Adopted Until:
Jan, 2018
Cost to Run Program for 1 Year:
$6000

Nutritional Supplements Used:

Stake Adopters:
Anonymous *due to the remote location (several hours by canoe) and no internet, media from Guayacana is extremely limited.

Stake Coordinator

Hermana Simarron


Stake Information

Several of our Peru coordinators recently traveled to Guayacana to complete re-screenings and screen new children for malnutrtion. This video shows highlights of their trip:


The LCF Coordinator in Guayacana is Sister Simarron. Her husband is a convert to the Church and has served at the branch president there in Guaycana. Here is a wonderful video that an individual put together several years ago of Brother Simarron and his story: 


Last May, BYU research professors and students traveled to Guayacana to take height and weight measurements of the children there and instruct on basic public health practices. Here are photos from their trip:

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These are photos from the recent supplement distribution in September:

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