About Us

The Guatemala Partnership is a collaboration between the Congregational Church of Needham, Needham, Massachusetts, United States, and the village of Santa María Tzejá, Ixcán, El Quiché, Guatemala

Our Mission

Witnessing for social justice in the village, Guatemala and around the world.

Offering financial support for community-wide education and development programs.

Encouraging one-on-one relationships between members of the village and members of the Needham and greater Boston communities.

Our Leadership

The Partnership Committee is led by 4 highly energetic and creative individuals, all who have taken on leadership tasks for delegations visiting the village of Santa Maria Tzeja.

Bill Garrett
   (Contact me)
Brenda Metzler 
  (Contact me)
Caryl Johnson 
 (Contact me)
Allen Clayton-Matthews 
 (Contact me)
Organizational Leaders of the Partnership
Other contributors
The Partner Family Letter project:  
Dave Johnson 
(Contact me)
Website Managers:  
  Megan & Dave 
(Contact us)
Home base

The partnership was founded in 1987 and was a primary international outreach program originating at:

The Congregational Church of Needham
1154 Great Plain Avenue, Needham, MA 02492
(781) 444-2510 http://needhamucc.org/


The partnership incorporated in 2019 into a 501(c3) non-profit organization purposed for supporting education in rural Guatemala.

Guatemala Partnership 505 Great Plain Ave. Needham, MA. 02492