Help Colombian Children with Chronic Malnutrition

$7,852 $2,148
Raised Remaining
Jun 14, 2012

Helping Children to grow up healthy and happy

Current status of the affected population and their needs.
work with children and mothers are based on the user's knowledge within their families and communities, through interviews and home visits, after which you customize your problems and create a recovery plan where the family goes plaintiff main solution. So from the moment that is user customization starts participating family finding problems to be solved and in many cases looking for personal growth plans and their families. We are facilitators of development by directing them to local authorities, businesses, other foundations to find tools to solve their problems and are managing their development.

470 families are being met at levels 1 and 2 classified in the poverty line or poverty threshold: According to the report of the Directorate for Prevention and Emergency Response Plan and Local Development from 25 to 30% of homes have seismic hazards and landslides are Arauquita neighborhoods, Santa Cecilia High and low, North Hill, the Pearl, Codito, Bella Vista, the Estrellita and the viewpoint, 92% of the population has no access to home ownership, living in tenements and 75% had temporary jobs, basically different areas, with a salary less than the legal minimum wage, where only one household member works and has an average of 4 people to hold. Currently 37% of children and 30% of expectant mothers linked to the program are in a state of malnutrition.

TODAY we invite them to CHANGE LIVES TOGETHER looking, nutritional recovery and harmonious development of 444 children / as from birth to age 9, and 249 of 28 pregnant mothers with children / as in early childhood.
You are welcome if you want to come to our NGO to know what are we doing and the amazing results of our job¡¡

Thank you very much for your donation. Your making possible the dreams of 470 families.



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Project Leader

Martina Cocco

Bogota, D.C. Colombia

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