Children
 Brazil
Project #21151

Transform lives of children through human values

by Sonhar Acordado
Vetted

Summary

Committing people with the development of the community. Estimulate the involvement of the largest possible number of young people in the projects in favor of the most needy children. Be an agent of transformation of society through the promotion of universal human values such as: Friendship, Respect,Honesty and Solidarity. Our main goal is to form needy children through social, cultural and recreational activities, developing universal values essential for the development of any individual
$50,000.00
total goal
$47,318.00
remaining
12
donors
0
monthly donors
1
year active

Challenge

In the city of Rio de Janeiro, there are 763 slums housing roughly one fourth of the city's population with several children living below the poverty line. Sonhar Acordado tries to impact 13 of those communities by performing regular activities with groups of children .Also, there are poor children, sick and going through long periods of hospitalization and treatment for chronic diseases in public hospitals without interaction with other children/people.

Solution

With more them 2000 children assisted by our three projects, we will train at least another 3000 volunteers that will spend time with children, helping them experience core values through several activities implemented during one or more days during the year. We also perform activities in hospitals with them during treatment, aiming to bring joy to their lives in those difficult moments.

Long-Term Impact

We hope that, through the transmission of values and continuous contact, we can transform the reality and the daily life of these children. Through the examples of volunteers, affection, friendship, hope, and other human values they'll be able to see the world in a different way, with more dignity and to grow up learning to also help others. With non-formal learning actitivities and the partnership of our volunteers, we could help those kids to see a different world than that they are used to.

Resources

http:/​/​www.sonharacordado.org.br/​riodejaneiro
Home Webpage of Sonhar Acordado
Official Facebook page
Dreaming Together Project (Sonhando Juntos)
Friends Forever Project (Amigos para Sempre)

Organization Information

Sonhar Acordado

Location: Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Website: http:/​/​www.sonharacordado.org.br/​riodejaneiro
Project Leader:
Tito Costa
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
$2,682 raised of $50,000 goal
 
12 donations
$47,318 to go
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