Paulina Keilhauer

Since the mid-1990’s, Paulina Keilhauer has been involved in several benevolent causes in Guatemala and abroad from providing indigenous women weavers access to foreign markets to helping migrants become financially independent through the Qualitas of Life Foundation.  Currently, Paulina is President of the Fundación para Niños Quemados de Guatemala (Guatemala Burnt Children Foundation) which focuses on prevention of pediatric burns and raises funds to support the pediatric burn units at national hospitals.  Paulina also sits on the Board of the Ixchel Museum whose aim is to preserve the culture and tradition of Mayan textiles.  Paulina is an interior designer and resides with her family in Guatemala City.