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Vaga Lume Association

Org #16472
Vetted since 2013 Top Ranked Staff Favorite Site Visit Verified
2001
year founded
$66,853
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Vaga Lume Association is a Brazilian non-profit organization founded in 2001 grounded in the belief that investing in people is the best way to transform a reality. Its mission is to create opportunities for cultural exchange by reading, writing and orality, valuing the empowerment of people and rural communities of the Brazilian Legal Amazon region. Vaga Lume works in 99 rural communities (indigenous, riverside, roadside, rural settlement people or quilombolas - Brazilian with African descent) of 22 municipalities in the Brazilian Legal Amazon region, which encompasses nine federal states (Acre, Amapa, Amazonas, Maranhao, Mato Grosso, Para, Rondonia, Roraima and Tocantins), occupies 59% of ... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Info Info
Info Info
Jessica Kibrit
Jessica Kibrit
Lia Jamra
Lia Jamra
Team
Aline Calahani, Andre Nascimento, Cristiana Leao, Maite Yorioka, Lia Jamra, Lohana Gomes, Rafael Sasso, Marcia Lica, Maria Julia Barbosa, Priscila Fonseca, Rodrigo Zanella, Severina Soares, Sylvia Guimaraes, Romeu Loreto, Pamela Lupiano
Organization Information
R. Aspicuelta, 678
Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo 05433-011
Brazil
+551130326032

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0406101260
Organization Information
R. Aspicuelta, 678
Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo 05433-011
Brazil
+551130326032

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0406101260

Project Reports

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May 7, 2020
Vaga Lume's volunteers' Tales and Poetry Challenge
How are our volunteers in the Amazon doing during the quarantine? As shown in our last report, Vaga Lume has reimagined ways to keep volunteers engaged and involved with writing and reading during the...
Apr 10, 2020
Quarantine in the Amazon
Vaga Lume is an organization that promotes literacy for children in the Amazon, impacting thelives of over 12 thousand children every year. As anybody would imagine, promoting literacymeans that we...
Mar 4, 2020
Amazon deforestation in 2019
Vaga Lume's activities are focused on the Amazon rainforest, one of the most important regions in the world due to its cultural and environmental diversity. The Amazon rainforest spreads across eight...
 
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