Meet the MQ Team
Juliana Naupari Samaniego
Makikita Quykuway Executive Director
Juliana holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from the Universidad Nacional del Centro del Peru in Huancayo. She also has a degree in Education from the Universidad Federico Villarreal in Lima. Her professional experience includes working with street children, and teaching Spanish and English at public and private schools. Juliana founded Makikita Quykuway in 2006.
Maryori López Meza
Makikita Quykuway Community Center Teacher
Maryori is studying Social Work at Universidad Nacional del Centro del Perú. To finish her university studies, Maryori completed an internship with the Street Children Program.
Spanish Lesson Coordinator
Efraín has been an English and Spanish teacher for many years. Consequently, Efraín has a wide variety of experience teaching Spanish classes to volunteers and foreigners in Huancayo. He has a Bachelor´s degree in Business Administration and is now the coordinator of Spanish classes at Makikita.
Helen Patiño Patiño
James Thomas Stuart Cosford
James is a Scottish volunteer that arrived in February 2014 to help in the Street Children Program. He is now studying Business Engineering in Huancayo at the Univeridad Continental. He coordinates and teaches English classes at Makikita. All money earned from these courses is then contributed towards the Charity and helping the children.
Picker Chen is from Australia and came to volunteer in 2014. She loves to help children, and her participation was really appreciated at our Community Center. She still wants help the Organization, so if you have any questions about the volunteer program, please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org