Colombia

FUNDACION SONREIR

This is a school No. 157 assigned by the Dept of Education located in a very poor area.  Cares for about 150 children, paying for their tuition, books, supplies, uniforms, organizing events for the children and giving them presents, toys, shoes, clothes, etc.  Wellness program.   Funded 2003, 2002.

 

LICEO ISABEL LA CATOLICA

This is essentially a feeding program for the elementary school with hundreds of children.  Supports 363 students. Funded in 2006, 2005, 2004.

 

SIERVAS DE JESUS

This is a day care center and shelter for about 130 abused, neglected, malnouriches children, feeding them, caring for them, taking their weight and height, taking care of their health.  Funded in 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000.

 

NUESTRA CASA

It is a day care center, a rehabilitation center and shelter.  It helps the children through education, therapy, and providing support for them to handle different situations, problems, parental separations and conflicts within the family and in school.  It also counsel the parents by educating on how to raise their children, helping them with their drug problems, alcoholism, divorce.  They have 100 children ranging in age from 1 – 18.  Funded in 2007, 2006, 2005.

 

FUNDACION MULTIACTIVA PARA EL MEJORAMIENTO DE LAS CONDICIONES DE VIDA  “MECONVIDA”

The title means “Mesa, Comida Y Vida”.  It is a day care center, school, and shelter.  It is directed towards families that have been displaced by violence, people living in very poor areas.  They have a feeding program and provides medical assistance to poor communities.  Supports 50 children. Funded in 2007 by Secretariat Group

 

RELIGIOSOS DE MARIA INMACULADA

Serves 110 children.

 

Room 0775,

1 UN Plaza, New York, NY 10017

+1 (212) 963-4149