After graduating from college, the founder of AIDG spent
time at the Buttercup Farms facility in California where his vision to embrace
and serve indigenous people was nurtured and allowed to blossom. Buttercup
Farms is very proud to support the work of Peter Haas currently being done
in Central America.
Appropriate Infrastructure Development
Group – AIDG uses outreach, education, business incubation
and training to develop basic infrastructure systems. Under the leadership
of Peter Haas, AIDG is working in Guatemala with a team
of dedicated volunteers to develop water, electricity, cook fuel, heating,
sanitation and housing solutions in remote rural villages. Using adaptive
windmill, water pump and alcohol stove technologies, AIDG
is proving that simple workable designs can be affordable, sustainable and
For more information, including internship opportunities and project design
specifications, please visit AIDG at www.aidg.org.