The Associação Filhas de Santa Maria da Providência offers quality primary school education to 270 boys and girls at risk of social exclusion in Brazil.
Fundación MAPFRE has been collaborating on projects in Brazil for several years, now with a total of 23 nation-wide projects. Brazil is the largest country of South America with an area of nearly half that of the continent. Its economy is the most thriving of the region. Brazilian society is diverse, as it is made up of descendants of Europeans, Indigenous peoples, Americans, Africans and Asians. This mix makes it one of the most culturally rich countries, by way of a richness expressed fundamentally in its music.
The Fundación Fe y Alegría Brasil is carrying out the “Grow up to Be — Education, Citizenship and Culture” project which aims to improve the level of human development of boys, girls and adolescents in different areas of Brazil.
The Ciranda Institute provides quality music education to 1,500 children, adolescents and disabled people who find themselves in a situation of social exclusion in the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil.
The “Learn without Fear” project carried out by the Brazilian International Plan with the support of Fundación MAPFRE, aims to achieve school and community environments free of bullying and gender inequality, promoting a peaceful culture on school premises.
Fundaçao Julita is carrying out the “Community in Movement” project whose aim is to give help to boys, girls and adolescents in situations of vulnerability, through sports events organized by the young beneficiaries of local professional training programs.
The main objective of the “Vaga Lume Expedition” project, which benefits nearly 25,000 people, is to promote access to books and reading among children, young adults and adults in 23 municipalities of the Brazilian Amazon.
Ação Comunitária through its “Crê-Ser – Educación Complementaria” project , is promoting learning techniques and citizenship among children and adolescents in São Paulo with the aim of stimulating their talents.
Through its “Sonhar” program, Aldeas Infantiles Brasil promotes the comprehensive development of 500 vulnerable young and adolescent people by focusing on their goals of independence and training.
The Associação de Combate à Desnutrição provides health care and educational assistance to children from 23 favelas in Brazil who are suffering from malnutrition.
The “Crianças e Adolescentes,” program carried out by the Liga das Senhoras Católicas de São Paulo, actively contributes to improving the quality of education and nutrition of 500 children and adolescents at risk of social exclusion, residing in the district of Raposo Tavares.
The “Promotion of Rights to Improve the Quality of Children, Adolescents and Young Adults” project guarantees a balanced diet to 2,000 people in Recife, Conejos and La Piedad, Brazil.
The Fundación FC Barcelona is developing FutbolNet, a project for the education of sound values through the playing of soccer, in the disadvantaged areas of Río de Janeiro and Sao Paulo.
The Fundação Fé e Alegria do Brasil helps transform reality for the 390 children of the “Social Center of Education and Culture of Marambaia” in the city of Nueva Iguazú, guaranteeing them a healthy diet.
The Sociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Hospital Albert Einstein offers comprehensive care to 900 boys, girls and young people from the deprived districts of Vila Santa Catarina and Vila Andrade in São Paulo.
The “Apoema” project cares for 200 boys, girls and adolescents between the ages of 6 and 15 from the outskirts of Manaus, offering complementary school activities at the Grand Victoria Education and Cultural Social Center.