Contact: Paul Heesaker, founder of the Rios Fund, Guatemala 

Arrange an internship, become an eco-volunteer, join an Adventure Trip, donate to the RIOS Fund, sponsor a film presentation or become a legacy builder.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tax deductible donations are available through our affiliate organizations, Ak' Tenamit and the Guatemala Tomorrow Fund. Click on the RIOS Fund box, then fill in the box labeled "Amount of your donation."  Your donation will empower the local people to protect and restore wild rivers and improve the quality of their lives. Thank You! 

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Articles and links

Paul Heesaker shares the story behind the founding of the Seacacar Cañon Natural Reserve and explains how his experiences have led to a new vision for aiding conservation and humanitarian efforts.

“Whitewater High In Guatemala,” came out in the September / October 1995 issue of American Whitewater Magazine and shows that the cause has deep roots.

Ak’ Tenamit is a grassroots, Maya organization dedicated to improving health, education and family incomes in eastern Guatemala and is our partner organization for the RIOS Fund.

The Discover Izabal webiste promotes sustainable travel in Guatemala's Izabal region.