Alfalit International

We are a faith-based, nonprofit organization founded in 1961 by Eulalia Cook, Justo and Luisa Gonzalez. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and well-being of the people in the communities we serve by providing high-quality. cost-effective education. We offer programs in literacy, basic education, early childhood development/preschool, health, nutrition, job and skills training and community development in the most impoverished urban and rural areas in 15 countries throughout Africa, Latin America, Europe and the United States. Alfalit reaches very poor and remote areas and provides high quality, cost-effective education with compassion and respect for the people we teach. After 57 years of service, Alfalit has touched the lives of over 8 million people to date. We reach 150,000 students per year, including 11,000 preschool children. Last year alone, Alfalit helped 45,000 individuals around the world.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(4/4)|90.55 Score


(3/4)|88.62 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|93 Score



Headquarter Address

3026 NW 79th Avenue
Miami, FL 33122