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Vaga Lume Association

Org #16472
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2001
year founded
$69,673
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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Aug 7, 2020
Youth empowerment: The Youth Council of Vaga Lume
Reactivated at the end of 2018, the Youth Council of Vaga Lume is composed of 8 former participants of the Net Program who decided to form a group of young volunteers willing to help in the Program's...
Jul 6, 2020
Net Program: exchange of letters in 2020
Vaga Lume’s cultural exchange program, known as Net Program, focuses on reducing the existing gaps and distances between teenagers from rural communities in the Legal Amazon Forest and from...
Jun 9, 2020
The role of Vaga Lume in Brazilian Amazon pandemic
Vaga Lume is constantly learning and seeks to understand its role in this pandemic, which, unfortunately, has had a major impact in the Brazilian Amazon. Only in the state of Amazonas, the largest...
 
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