About ConTextos El Salvador

ConTextos uses the power of education and story to create transformative change. We work in schools to improve the quality of education and in communities, the criminal justice system, and reentry to promote violence prevention and rehabilitation.

Our Reach

Students & Readers
Published Authors


In 2019, the Library of Congress awarded ConTextos with the International Literacy Awards.

In 2019, the Gloria de Kriete Foundation, through the Caoba Capital Company, granted $50,000 to ConTextos and Habitat for Humanity El Salvador in order to establish and build 9 school libraries in five different Departments.

Team members

Zoila Recinos

Co-Founder and
Executive Director

Jennifer Coreas

Program Coordinator

Rene Osorio

Project Referent

Guadalupe Pérez

Office Assistant

Jackeline Ascencio

Psychosocial Technician

Paola Chávez

Mathematics Education Specialist

María de los Ángeles Dueñas de Barrera

Administration and Finance Director

Miriam Luna

Project Referent

Daniela Raffo

Content Producer

William Melgar

Logistics Assistant

Daisy Díaz

Psychosocial Technician

Flor Romero

Budget Management and Administration Coordinator

Esmeralda Zarceño

Mathematics Education Specialist

Paola Lorenzana

Referent of Educational Quality

Belky Arteaga

Project Referent

Irma Rivas

Specialist in educational technologies

Rosemary López

Project Manager Technician

Eduardo Navarrete

Psychosocial Technician

Nelson Marquez

Teachers Trainer

Liza Alas

Psychosocial Technician

Laura Flores

Psychosocial Technician

Adriana Orellana

Educational Investigation Specialist

Gabriela Vargas

Monitoring and Evaluation Technician

Rosa Amaya

Office Assistant

Manuel Velasco

Literacy Education Specialist

Annual Reports

2018-2019 Report

2016-2017 Report

2014-2015 Report

2013-2014 Report

2012-2013 Report

2011-2012 Report

2011 Report