Who are we?
The Asociación de Servicios de Cooperación Indígena Mennonita (Abbrevition: ASCIM) is a non-profit civil association with legal capacity, approved by Decree N° 37174, dated February 10 of the year 1978 and Decree N° 3772, dated June 23, 1999. The headquarters of the Association are located at Filadelfia, Chaco, Paraguay. ASCIM works with different ethnical indigenous groups of the Central Chaco zone. The administrative body is the General Meeting of the 62 associates and a Board of Directors with 5 members. At the present the members of the General Meeting are 30 indigenous representatives and 32 non-indigenous representatives. The Board of Directors is formed by 2 indigenous and 3 non-indigenous members.