Due to the health crisis and compulsory isolation to stop the spread of the coronavirus, hundreds of vulnerable families in extreme poverty -who work day to day to be able to feed their families in Guayaquil, Ecuador- are the most affected.

Diakonía Food Bank provides...

February 19, 2020

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In 2017 Houston Council Member Gallegos and HGSCA reactivated the relationship between the Houston and Guayaquil Fire Departments. The relationship was previously facilitated and established 20 years ago by HGSCA. After two years of hard work, the...

December 15, 2019

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Last november, Luis W. Moyano, President of HGSCA, Paulina Davila, Director of Protocol, Luis Moyano III, Director of Health, Sebastian Gomez, Director of Culture and Education, and Dr. Pedro Arguello, a well known gastroenterologist from H...

December 9, 2019

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Once again, HGSCA has been able to facilitate another meaningful connection  between Houston and Guayaquil that would strengthen the relationship between the two cities.

In October 2018, SOLCA became part of a Latin America consortium...

December 1, 2019

Dr. Adria Baker, Associate Vice Provost for International Education; Executive Director, Office of International Students and Scholars at RIce University, is the new addition to the HGSCA Advisory Board. 

Luis W. Moyano, President of HGSCA expressed "Adria will be a gre...

August 29, 2019

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EXPO USA 360 is aimed at importers, exporters and investors, interested in developing, expanding, or building loyalty in trade and investments with the United States of America, our largest trading partner.

The third edition of EXPO USA 360...

August 14, 2019

HGSCA and HGSCA Guayaquil announces the appointment of three new members of its Board of Directors and a brand new addition to its Advisory Board.

Joining the Advisory Board is Xavier Ordernana who is a PhD in Economics and Business from U Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona,...

August 11, 2019

HGSCA joined efforts with Sister Cities of Houston and Sister Cities International to assist them in organizing the Youth Leadership Summit Houston 2019 held in Houston on July 16, 17, 18, and 19. The event was sponsored by Rice University, ESPOL, Goya, Japan - America...

August 11, 2019

Andrew Sherr, Consul General of United States in Guayaquil, Ruth Duenas, Consul General of Ecuador, Cecilia Paredes, Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (or ESPOL), Rober Gallegos, Houston Council Member District I, and Sunnil Sharma, Board Member of Sister Cities...

To read more about them go to our ABOUT section under Board of Directors and click on their pictures...

At a regular HGSCA meeting last month, a new slate of Corporate Officers was elected. Letters of Interest received by February 10th were reviewed to ensure that all a...

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2020 Fundraising Campaigns:


  1. Leon Becerra Children Hospital Needs an Ambulance

  2. Laptops of Hope - Sponsor a student

  3. Diakonia - Food Bank

  4. Ronald Mc Donald - House of Charity - Ecuador

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HGSCA and Its Distinguish Guests Join a Panel of Discussion at the Sister Cities International Conference Houston 2019

August 11, 2019

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