Un Futuro Mejor provides opportunities for underprivileged adolescents so that they can reach their full potential, through loving care, spirituality, and quality education.
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Our work would not be possible without donors who show us that they believe that children are our future. Your donations provide hope and a better future.
Residents of the United States may donate to Un Futuro Mejor, Inc, a 501(c)(3) non profit organization.
All US donations are fully tax deductible and the directors of Un Futuro Mejor, Inc. receive no compensation whatsoever.
A Mazatlan where all children are given the opportunity to grow into self-sufficient adults.
Providing the children of Mazatlán a brighter future.
Percent of population living below the poverty line
Percent of Mexico's total income that is generated by the top 10% of the population
COMPLETION OF HIGH SCHOOL
Percent of population (cumulative) that has completed high school
MIDDLE SCHOOL COMPLETION
Current middle school completion rate
Un Futuro Mejor supports those in need by providing basic necessities, loving care, education and opportunities for a brighter future. Our initial focus is on the youth of Mazatlán, Mexico.
The Board of Directors of Un Futuro Mejor, Inc. do not receive any compensation. Every dollar donated is used to care for the children.
Meet our team members who work to help local children become productive, healthy members of society.
Refugio Mazatlan is located in Mazatlán Sinaloa, México. It is a free home for boys who are homeless, orphaned, neglected, abused, or who live in poverty. Refugio San Pablo focuses on adolescents of middle school and high school age. The goal is to provide support for boys who might not otherwise be able to attend school. Refugio Mazatlan is staffed by professionals, with teachers to assist with homework, and psychologists to offer therapy as needed. Refugio provides a safe, nurturing environment for the boys to live in, as well as all the tools that are required for them to prosper and eventually become independent adults. Refugio Mazatlan Website.
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The Refugio Mazatlán Team
Meet our Refugio Mazatlán team members who work to help Mazatlán children become productive, healthy members of society.
REFUGIO MAZATLÁN NEWSLETTER
Un Futuro Mejor, Inc. (UFM) is a Colorado, USA based non- profit organization which was formed on August 6, 2014 and received 501(c)(3) status on September 8, 2015. Its initial focus is to help disadvantaged adolescent boys whose families cannot afford to support them in Mazatlán Mexico. This is done through Fundación Lansdown A.C. (FL AC) which was formed in Mazatlán on May 8, 2015 and received charitable status, the equivalent of the USA 501(c)(3), on January 4, 2017. FL AC provides the bulk of the funds to operate Refugio Mazatlán which is in an 800m2 two-story building located in Centro and caters to 20 to 30 boys in middle and high school and university.
As an exempt organization we are making available the following IRS forms:
Form 1023 Supplemental information
501(c)(3) Tax Exempt approval notification
Form 990 for 2015
Form 990 for 2016
Form 990 for 2017