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.
Liliana Naupari Samaniego
Coordinator of the Street Children’s Program
Liliana holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the University Nacional Del Centro del Perú in Huancayo. In addition, she has a Masters in Educational Development. Liliana has been working for the government for seventeen years in The Street Children’s Programs. This program helps children who work on the street. She hopes that someday all children can enjoy their childhood without forced labour.
Maryori López Meza
Makikita Quykuway Community Center Teacher
Maryori is studying Social Work at University of Nacional del Centro del Perú. Her professional practicing was in the Street Children Program.
Spanish Lesson Coordinator
Has been an English and Spanish teacher for many years, with lots of experience in teaching volunteers and foreigners in Huancayo. He has a Bachelor 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 the English classes at Makikita, and the money from this is 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 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