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ABOUT US

Nonprofit foundation dedicated to the well-being and social development of those who need it most.

We are the Foundation for the Development of the Southern Zone (FUNDESUR), the social arm of the shrimp farming industry. Since 2014, thanks to the efforts of shrimp farming companies and strategic allies, we have been improving the quality of life for thousands of families in the southern region of Honduras, becoming one of the main forces for social upliftment.

We contribute to social development through the shrimp farming industry.

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Social Commitment

Our heart beats for the improvement of social well-being. Discover how we contribute to the development of communities.

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Sustainable Development

We promote sustainable and equitable growth. Learn how our initiatives drive long-term development.

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Strengthened Families

We work hand in hand with communities to strengthen family ties and build a positive and prosperous environment.

FUNDESUR

Welcome to the website of Fundesur, the Foundation for the Development of the Southern Zone. Since our establishment in September 2014, we have solidified ourselves as the social engine of the shrimp farming industry, working hand in hand with the public-private sector and other strategic allies. At FUNDESUR, we take pride in being one of the main driving forces for social redemption in Southern Honduras.

Our mission is clear: to consistently contribute to the needs of the most impoverished regions, improving the quality of life for current and future generations. We are a dynamic and committed institution, with a passionate team dedicated to identifying community needs, providing support, and offering timely assistance to those who need it most.

At FUNDESUR, we sow hope and harvest development. We strive to be a positive catalyst in the transformation of communities in Southern Honduras, implementing projects and programs that create lasting impact. We believe in the importance of collaboration and work tirelessly to build strong partnerships that strengthen our commitment to societal well-being.

Explore our website to learn more about our initiatives, highlighted projects, and the impact we have achieved in the region. Join us on this journey of transformation and sustainable development. At FUNDESUR, every action counts, and together we are building a more prosperous future for all.

GET TO KNOW OUR IDEALS

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MISSION

We are the social arm of the shrimp farming industry, working with transparency to improve the quality of life for families and community organizations in the southern region of Honduras this is achieved through programs and projects in the areas of education, health, environment, and community management, with the support of responsible partners and allies.

VISION

To be a key driver in the development of communities and a reliable partner in the implementation of high-impact programs and projects in the southern region of Honduras, in an innovative, responsible, and sustainable manner.

VALUES

Transparency

Solidarity

Integrity

Consistency

Commitment

Respect

"Education does not change the world; it changes people who will change the world."

- Paulo Freire

FUNDESUR IN FIGURES

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322,260

MEDICAL

ATTENTIONS

PROVIDED

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3,605

WATER

FILTERS

DONATED

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12,285

DENTAL

CARE

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1,232

SANITARY

MODULES

BUILT

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47

SCHOOLS

BUILT

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2,393

SCHOOL

DESK

DONATED

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326,100

OLIVE RIDLEY

TURTLES

RELEASED

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416,141

PLANTS VARIOUS

SPECIES

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1,358,364

MANGROVE

PROPAGULES

PLANTED

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7,739

ECO STOVES

INSTALLED

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61,831

SCHOLAR KITS

DELIVERED

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10

WATER

PROJECTS

DELIVERED

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200

COMMUNITY

LEADERS TRAINED

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390

STUDENTS TRAINED

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$55,239,520

DONATIONS

RECEIVED

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105,200

UNUSED TIRES COLLECTED

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144

YOUTH TRAINED IN TRAINING WORKSHOPS

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2180

VOLUNTEER HOURS

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