Native to the region that IMPACT serves, Arnoldo is a leader in developing gravity-based water systems, and a valuable community liaison.
An engineer with over 30 years of experience, Arnoldo leads site selection, prepares water tanks, and maps out the piping trenches that will bring clean, fresh water to the villagers’ homes. Arnoldo also works with village volunteers to assemble the local teams that will work alongside IMPACT’s U.S. volunteers, ensuring timely completion of the projects. Arnoldo’s wife, Maria Elena, manages the logistical arrangements for all inbound teams. The Alvarez’s tireless dedication, technical expertise, and gracious spirit play a critical role in the success of IMPACT’s work in Honduras.