Poverty, family violence, neglect and hunger are some of the situations that the children in Camoapa in Nicaragua live through. Fundación Civil Hogar Luceros del Amanecer works to provide a future to the young children in this city.
Nicaragua is a tropical, volcanic country of Central America. In addition to boasting coastlines on both the Pacific and the Atlantic Oceans, there are two spectacular great lakes in the country’s interior. During the 1980’s the country was the site of a bloody civil war, although since 1990 it has enjoyed relative stability and economic development. The project which Fundación MAPFRE is carrying out benefits 450 people in the capital city of Managua.
The Pan y Amor (Bread and Love) Association, through the school of the same name, offers comprehensive education to 430 students from vulnerable backgrounds in pre-school, primary and secondary grades, in Managua, Nicaragua.