Garabato artistic workshop

by El Desafio Foundation

Summary

We support and help each child in their particular conflicts.Through the different activities we help the children to develop their own identity and to build the needed tools to face their issues.
$25,000
total goal
$8,644
remaining
54
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

The beneficiaries are 35 children of 7 to 15 years old from Rosario, Argentina, living in poverty and facing different problems every day. In Argentina there are 6 millions children living in this situation. These children have many basic needs unsatisfied and therefore they become socially excluded.

Solution

In this space the children have art classes and workshops of painting, drawing, theater, gaming and all kind of corporal expression. These classes are led by two psychologists who use these different disciplines to solve the kids' problems.

Long-Term Impact

When children can develop their subjetivity and identity they build a confident personality to face their conflicts and face life with same tools than everyone else. They can dream, project and plan the future they want.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Excel file (projdoc.xls).

Resources

http:/​/​www.eldesafio.org/​en/​index.php
El Desafio Foundation
Garabato pictures on Flickr

Organization Information

El Desafio Foundation

Location: Papendrecht, Zuid Holland - Netherlands
Website: http:/​/​www.eldesafio.org
Project Leader:
Mario Raimondi
Lelystad, Netherlands

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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