Access to Technology and Education in Mexico

 
$1,403
$48,597
Raised
Remaining
Jan 25, 2013

Meet our users learning at the RIA

Lourdes Romero, studies computing at the RIA
Lourdes Romero, studies computing at the RIA

Thanks to the support we have received on GlobalGiving´s platform our project Access to Technology and Education in Mexico has more and more users. In this project report we would like to introduce you to Lourdes Romero Mancilla, a dedicated and enthusiastic RIA user who is eager to learn computing at the RIA.

In October 2012, Lourdes went to the RIA (Learning and Innovation Network) Center located in Valle de Chalco a municipality in the State of Mexico, and decided to enroll in Acércate a la Compu, a course intended for people that want to get closer to the computer and its basic functions.

Let´s read what this proud and enthusiastic elder has to say about her experience

“When I go to other organizations I feel they don´t respect elder people. The RIA is a nonprofit project created with the aim of helping the community and we are an important part of the community. I encourage all the people from my age to come to the RIA and learn the importance of being up to date and discover how useful a computer can be for the daily moments of your life”.

Also Emilio from Almoloya Juárez an 8 year old who is studying English and wrote us a letter showing us what he thinks about the RIA. (see the attached photo)

 

Thanks for your contribution!

Links:


Attachments:
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

An anonymous donor will match all new monthly recurring donations, but only if 75% of donors upgrade to a recurring donation today.
Terms and conditions apply.
Make a monthly recurring donation on your credit card. You can cancel at any time.
Make a donation in honor or memory of:
What kind of card would you like to send?
How much would you like to donate?
gift Make this donation a gift, in honor of, or in memory of someone?

Organization

Fundacion Proacceso ECO A.C.

Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
http://www.proacceso.org.mx

Project Leader

Angela Aguilera

Mexico City, Distrito Federal Mexico

Where is this project located?