Garabato artistic workshop

 
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Fresh Start
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    Every year as the kids arrive for our workshops there is a first period of knowing each other and making new friends. This 2015 was no exception! And to help that process we made sure that many fun ice breaking games went on. Then it was time to put our hands to work, and start creating amazing things, the first thing they...
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
    • 4 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Starting 2015
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    2014 was a great year, besides the cool activities that the kids were able to do through the different classes, we got amazing results in terms of the objectives that we pursue. We saw significant increases on the kid’s self-esteem, communications skills and their abilities to solve conflicts. We know that this...
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 3 donations
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 2 donations
    • 6 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 4 donations
    • 7 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    June- November
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    This past months have been packed with activities and fun. Besides making a lot of nice things to take home, we went out to visit a local park filled with creative activities to do, where art and crafts are the main attraction. So, they created boxes with wheels to store their toys & comic books out of used apple boxes,...
    • 8 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 1 donation
    • 8 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 1 donation
    • 9 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Pictonary & Healthier Snacks
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    As the months go by the kids from Garabato continue to create different pieces that they then share with their friends and families. Now it’s time to play, for that they are creating their very own version of the well-known Pictonary game. This activity came like a huge challenge for the kids, who in fact were a bit...
    • 11 months ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 20 donations
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Creativity is in the air
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    After a little more than a month working together, the kids have now become friends, and their creativity is starting to show. The first two weeks of the month they worked on making boxes that they decorated with a lot of colors and that they will be using to store some of their favorites things, such as jewelry, puzzle...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    A New Beginning
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    We are back from summer holidays and as promised on the last report, I can now share with you how our space looks like after the renovation we did.  The space is designed to provide flexibility to our daily activities and to inspire the kids´ creativity. Besides the renovations during the holiday season we were...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Good bye 2013. Welcome 2014!
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    As we reached the end of 2013, we had our annual event where we shared inspiring stories about the year that was ending, and our plans for the future, where nearly 450 people assisted and the kids from Garabato shared some of the work they’ve done during the classes. Check out some pictures in this link...
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Spring time
    By - Mario Raimondi - Executive Director
    Spring is finally in Argentina and children are happy to be outdoors. We've celebrated 'spring day' last September with games and a nice picnic at the park. The group have been doing great progress and working on many different art-fields: painting, crafts and recycled-magazines objects for day to day life. The school year...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Report July 2013- Half Year
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Program Director
    We just finished our two weeks winter holidays in Argentina, but since our last report many things have been going on. During the past months the kids have been working on trays made out of paper that they took home and as they said will be used when drinking “mate”. They also made beautiful vases out of...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 11 donations
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Report May 2013 - We keep on moving
    By - Mario Raimondi - Executive Director
    Great period we just finished. Many children signed in for the 2013 project and they are making incredible progress. New children signed in this year for the program and they have been working on different activities. They have been making their own puzzles, 'rolled magazines' boxes, painting and drawing. During the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    End 2012 report and getting ready for 2013
    By - Mario Raimondi - Executive Director
    After holiday season in Argentina (December and January) and well deserved resting period, children and staff are ready to kick off 2013 official activities. But before telling you the renewed plans, a quick update on what happened in the last months.The children finished 2012 in a great way. Attendance rates recorded 83%...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Garabato. 3rd Quarter 2012.
    By - Luz Amuchastegui - Local Director
    For the past months the kids have working on preparing decoration items for the party the foundation celebrates every year called “Mi Barrio” which means my neighborhood. The idea behind the creation of this items is that the kids can take ownership for the events the foundation organizes for the whole...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Garabato. 2nd Quarter 2012
    By - Jorn Wemmenhove - Co-Founder/Creative Director
    In this update about the e-learning program I can’t tell you too many new things about the content of the program itself; it is going very well. Our professor Celina is getting help from a great volunteer named Claudia, who is helping a lot.  As I mentioned in the last update, we rented a new space; a warehouse...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 16 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Garabato. 1st Quarter 2012
    By - Jorn Wemmenhove - Co-Founder/Creative Director
    Last March we kicked off the activities in our new space. We rented a warehouse located between the two neighborhoods we are working with and turning it into 190sqm of happiness and social innovation. Currently we are renovating our place, so it’s still a bit empty, but the children are back and fill the space with...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Getting ready fof 2012 kick off!
    By - Mario Raimondi - Director
    It's summer in Argentina and in humid Rosario temperatures are reaching 38 degrees Celsius. Children are still in school holidays and there is not much activity in the city, everyone is having some relax time in the beach in Brazil or Argentina coast. But for us is completely different. We've rented a new place of 190sqm in...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Thank You - November 2011
    By - Jorn Wemmenhove - Co-founder & Creative Director
    Normally we end a project report with thanking you, but this time I would like to start with it: thank you so much for your support, you are truly making the difference!  I co-founded El Desafío when I was 20 years old. As a Dutch person I was shocked by the poverty I came across when visiting Argentina, and...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    August 2011
    By - Jorn Wemmenhove - Co-Founder & Creative Director
    It's winter in Argentina. Normally this makes the attendance go down a bit, because rain and thunder storms turn some of the bad roads into pools of mud. But this year winter is not that bad and the children really enjoy the programs and make an extra effort to come. As we mentioned in the previous report, new children...
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has made updates to their project page.
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 25 donations
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Report May 2011
    By - Mario Raimondi - Director
    The beginning of the year has been very good, new children joined us and this forced us to split the groups in two (youngest to oldest children). The activities has been very interesting, kids are working with the theme 'helping to help', in where produce with their own hands things that can have an useful meaning for the...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    GlobalGiving Visits El Desafio in Rosario, Argenti
    By - Clarissa Driban - In-the-Field Volunteer
    Clarissa is a GlobalGiving In-the-Field Volunteer. She is visiting GlobalGiving's projects in South America and writing postcards to donors to let them know how their donations are having an impact. Read other postcards from the field here: http://www.globalgiving.org/inthefield/. “What does El Desafio mean...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    First quarter 2011 report
    By - Mario Raimondi - Director
    After a fantastic end of the year, children are ready to start again activities after holiday season in Argentina. During January it was time to maintain our classroom and for that we've invited local artists that, together with the children, made a beautiful painting on one of the walls. It was fun and exciting, the kids...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Update 4th quarter
    By - Mario Raimondi - Director
      The children have been participating in the workshops with lot of enthusiasm. Besides the ongoing activities they do in the program, they had a sexual education and drugs prevention workshops that were lead by professionals in the areas. Also, our psychologists had a workshop with the mothers to try to...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Update 3rd quarter
    By - Mario Raimondi - Director
    After two weeks of winter holidays and incredible low temperatures in Argentina during July, our 35 children came back to the programs with lot of happiness. They even received some guests in the workshops, mostly local artists that created with them different art pieces that the children will expose in galleries, schools...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has received 13 donations
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  • Garabato artistic workshop posted a progress report
    Report June 2010
    By - Mario Raimondi - Executive director
    The workshops have been going very well with the children. A lot of activities worked as a trigger to some issues raised by the children themselves, like drugs addictions, sexual education, hygiene. These topics were brought to the table by the children and our teachers obviously took the opportunity to capitalize them as...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Garabato artistic workshop has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Organization

El Desafio Foundation

Papendrecht, Zuid Holland, Netherlands
http://www.eldesafio.org

Project Leader

Mario Raimondi

Lelystad, Netherlands

Where is this project located?

Map of Garabato artistic workshop