Based in Guatemala


A Non-profit

Organization Details

We are a platform that designs, proposes and activates routes of innovation to achieve sustainable, inclusive and profound change. We seek systemic impact, building from the details up.

Alterna's Fellowship Program provides a competitive advantage in your professional trajectory and a comprehensive, real-world foundation in social entrepreneurship through a hands-on experience with a pioneer organization in the impact sector. By directly supporting and collaborating with regional social entrepreneurs, Alterna Fellows acquire the critical skills, contextual insights and global network access to advance their careers and catalyze impact.

Support Needs

We’re looking for:

Brand DesignBusiness StrategyFinanceInternational BusinessMarketing

Impact Story

At Alterna, we believe in a world in which the ability to transform reality can arise from any context; therefore, we activate transformative businesses from the ground up. Since 2011, we have worked with more than 1,500 entrepreneurs to help strengthen and scale the region’s most disruptive and high-impact businesses.


Inclusive Cultivation.

* 1.2+ million people directly impacted.

* $35+ million in sales generated by cultivated businesses.

* 205% growth in sales after the first year of Cultivation.

* 1,500+ entrepreneurs served in 6 Central American countries.