The mission of the Asociacion Mayab is to create the conditions that allow for the optimal development of the Yucatec Maya community in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. Asociacion Mayab is a non-profit organization based in San Francisco California that provides Maya immigrant families in the Bay Area with Social services and emergency support promotes Yucatec Maya cultural values and serves as a bridge for communication between our community and local authorities ,consulates and Mexican Yucatecan goverments. Promotes participation exchange and economic development among Yucatecan immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area of California and their communities of origin.Organize activities to encourage the development of and interaction between the Yucatec Mayan Community in the San Francisco Bay Area.Encourage and strengthen Yucatec Mayan Cultural values among interested parties.
Facilitate the Yucatec Mayan Community's access to community's access to community and social services in the bay area
Evaluate and implement solutions to fulfill the needs of the Yucatec Mayan Community in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Asociacion Mayab was founded in 2004 by a group of Maya immigrants concerned about the gradual decline of the language and values of their rich ancient culture amongst the youngest members of their community. The Asociacion Mayab is dedicated to the preservation and advancement of Maya culture and language through educational programs, youth leadership development, and community outreach. Today, the Asociacion Mayab continues to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate services to the estimated 80,000 Maya immigrants living in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a strong commitment to the future of Maya culture, the Asociacion Mayab is working to ensure that the traditions of the Maya people will be passed on for generations to come.
Meet The Team
" I promise that I will bring all of my professional experience along with patience and care for all the community maya. "
LYDIA CANDILA CHAN
3012 16th Street #202
San Francisco Ca 94103