Education  Peru Project #31008

A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.

by Asociacion Civil Yachay Wasi Casa Cultural Ollantaytambo Vetted since 2012 Site Visit Verified
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.
A BIG SCHOOL FOR THE LITTLE ONES...IN RURAL PERU.

Summary

Do you consider that education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world? We definitely do. And we know that we have to start with the youngest. This is why we devote all our energy into working with little children and their families, and we need your support to make it real.

$50,000
total goal
$49,585
remaining
8
donors
0
monthly donors
11
months

Challenge

Yachay Wasi Early Education Center was created almost 6 years ago as an alternative to traditional education. We started renting a corn field and with the help of the community and volunteers, we built a beautiful kindergarten there. Now, the contract is coming to an end and the landlord doesnt want to rent it any more. Our 45 children and families will be affected if we dont find a new place.

Solution

To ensure the continuity and improvement of the school, we need to purchase a land to have our own place forever. This will allow us to improve our programmes, to assist more children, to create a nursery for the littlest ones, to continue offering phycological support to the families, to have a big garden where we could grow our food and improve our nutrition programme. And to have the stability we need to continue growing... would you like to be part of this dream?

Long-Term Impact

The community will benefit from having a new, modern, innovative educational centre in town. We will be an example for other institutions and work toghether with them to improve local education. We will be the first nursery recognized by the ministry of education in the area and the only place where children under 3 years old will be well cared. This will allow parents, specially single mothers, to work and to be economically independent. This will benefit many families and the whole community.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.yachay-wasi.org
web site

Organization Information

Asociacion Civil Yachay Wasi Casa Cultural Ollantaytambo

Location: Ollantaytambo, Urubamba - Peru
Website: http:/​/​www.yachay-wasi.org
Project Leader:
Guillermina Sanchez
director
Ollantaytambo, Urubamba Peru
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8 donations
$49,585 to go
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