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Emergency Aid in Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic in Nuquí, Chocó

Donor: Tamarin FoundationLocal Ally: Fundación MarVivaBeneficiaries: 884 individualsLocation: Nuquí, Chocó Fundación MarViva is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote the conservation and sustainable use of marine resources in the Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean. They hope to create an institutional change in order to maximize the effectiveness of regulations, strategies, and plans for the conservation and sustainable development of […]

CategoriesHumanitarian Aid

Aid to Families Affected by Covid-19 in La Guajira

Donor: Tamarin FoundationLocal Ally: Aldeas Infantiles SOS ColombiaBeneficiaries: 500 individualsLocation: Riohacha, La Guajira As a department that neighbors Venezuela, La Guajira is one of regions of Colombia most affected by the mass migration ocurring from the country. Hundreds of children from migratory families were already in need of humanitarian aid as well as nutritional support, but with the addition […]

CategoriesEnvironment Humanitarian Aid

Humanitarian Aid & Environmental Volunteering in Punta Arena

Donor: Tamarin FoundationLocal Allies: Fundación Bahía y Ecosistemas ColombiaBeneficiaries: 250 individuals Location: Punta Arena, Cartagena, Bolívar Fundación Bahía y Ecosistemas de Colombia is a non-profit organization that seeks to protect and improve the environment as well as social issues. With this goal in mind, they decided to carry out a beach clean-up in Punta Arena. They focused on […]

CategoriesHumanitarian Aid

A Helping Hand for Haiti

Donor: Multiple DonorsLocal Allies: Fundación Grupo Argos, TECHO Haiti, and CINA FoundationBeneficiaries: 250 families (1,212 individuals)Location: Source-Matelas, Haiti Due to the crisis generated by COVID-19, many families were left without income and vulnerable to the spread of the virus not just in Colombia, but in nearby countries. As a result of the alliance created with Fundación Grupo Argos, we sought to […]

CategoriesHumanitarian Aid

A Call for Empathy – Col5Vid

Donor: Multiple Donors through Col5VidLocal Allies: Fundación Grupo Argos, Fundación Antioquia Presente, Fundación Mario Santo Domingo, Fundación Granitos de Paz, Fundación Pies Descalzos, and AeioTúBeneficiaries: 7,217 families (Over 28,000 individuals)Location: Cauca, Atlántico, Bolívar, Meta, Magdalena, Antioquia, Tolima, Sucre, Santander, Boyacá, Caldas, Guajira, and Chocó This project came about on April 16th, 2020, when Colombia went into quarantine and it became evident to […]

CategoriesNews

Five Colombian Entrepreneurs You Should Have on the Radar

Panamerican World, PDF Version Colombia is one of the countries in Latin America with the biggest entrepreneurial spirit and success stories, although always in a context of difficulty. According to studies by the Development Bank of Latin America, countries such as Colombia are twice as likely to create new companies, but six times less capable of […]

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Social Venture with a Purpose “Give To Colombia”

Spreaker from iHeart, PDF Version INFO Angela Maria Tafur is one of the founding members as well as the President of Give to Colombia www.givetocolombia.org, a Miami US- based 501(c) 3 that has channeled since 2004 US$ 22 million dollars in the ways of resources, talents and technologies to high impact projects in Colombia in the […]

CategoriesHumanitarian Aid

Mocoa Needs Us

Donor: Multiple DonorsLocal Ally: Corporación Minuto de DiosBeneficiaries: 10,828 individualsLocation: Mocoa, Putumayo On April 1st, 2017, heavy rains caused three rivers to overflow, resulting in floods and landslides. The small town of Mocoa was hit the hardest, as overnight they received a third of the rainfall it typically gets in one month and Mocoa greeted dawn in ruins. More […]

CategoriesEducation

Orquesta Sinfónica de Siloé

Donor: Multiple DonorsLocal Ally: Fundación SidocBeneficiaries:  100 childrenLocation: Cali, Valle del Cauca Fundación Sidoc understands that music can be a gateway that teaches children to break cycles of violence by abandoning the dynamics and spaces that foster violence in their communities. In hopes of creating a program that builds confidence, compassion and tolerance, they created the Children and […]

CategoriesHealth & Nutrition

A Family for All

Donors: Amgen Foundation and Marcela CepedaLocal Ally: Fundación Casa de la Madre y el NiñoBeneficiaries: 100 childrenLocation: Bogotá, Colombia In Colombia, more than 8,300 children and teenagers have been abandoned by their parents, forcing them to grow up in orphanages, without a defined family to love or respect them. Fundación Casa de la Madre del Niño works to defend the rights […]