In Cartagena de Indias 60.2% of the population are living below the poverty line, more than 250 children are in street life situation and hundreds are at high risk, 85% of them suffer of physical aggression, 70% sexual abuse, 60% child labor, 35% use of psychoactive substances, 15% sexual exploitation. They are exposed to the physical abuse, psychological or moral that can cause them damage for the rest of their lives, they are deprived of all their rights.
With your help we will provide a safe home to 40 children in street life situation, where they will receive housing, nutritional recovery, quality education, psychosocial and family attention, rehabilitation, medical care, recreation and development of them talents, with the purpose of transform their lives and raise a new generation that impact positively to the society. Families will receive throughout the process therapy, rehabilitation and psychosocial interventions.
Your contribution will allow that 40 children be rescued from the street, and have the opportunity to live a dignified life changing mistreatment, abuse and pain for education, restoration, and entrepreneurship, which empower them as change agents with a high positive impact in them community. With your support we will guarantee their rights, change their life and destiny forever, their families will be restored, and guarantor of them rights. Together we will save 40 lives.
This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).
Child Beneficiary Testimony
Official Facebook Page