AHALA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of street children in Latin America through education and social services.  AHALA works with a skilled team of educators, psychologists, social workers and volunteers in partnership with CODENI, a children’s rights organization in Guadalajara, Mexico.  AHALA and CODENI work in collaboration to build bridges between the U.S. and Mexico, creating solutions to the problems that street children face.  Donations made through AHALA enable children to attend school, participate in the street outreach program and receive attention and support from the CODENI team.



To transform the lives of children who work in the streets in Latin America through an integrated support system including education, social work and counseling.



To connect concerned citizens in the U.S. with dedicated children’s rights advocates in Mexico through financial support of educational programs and social services.


EMAIL  |   540.982.7787   |   P.O. Box 2866 • Roanoke, Virginia 24001-2866