We welcome the new organizations that joined us during the last period:
Civil Association of Sponsors of Rural Students and Schools (Asociación Civil Padrinos De Alumnos Y Escuelas Rurales) – APAER
Their objective is to ensure that students in the public primary school systems in the interior of Argentina will complete their primary education, giving them better job opportunities in the future, which will help them develop their area. They use a patronage system, and collaborate with teachers on their work, and make agreements with other entities who share the same objective without seeking political, economic, religious or racial profit.
Mission: For children in rural schools to finish their primary education.
Objectives: Their objective is to ensure that students in the public primary school systems in the interior of Argentina will complete their primary education, giving them better job opportunities in the future, which will help them develop their area. They use a patronage system, and collaborate with teachers on their work, and make agreements with other entities who share the same objective without seeking political, economic, religious or racial profit.
Alumni Association of the Michael Ham School (Asociación De Ex Alumnos Del Colegio Michael Ham)
The Alumni Association of the Michael Ham School -OGA- manages two institutions in the deprived neighborhood of La Habana de Villa Martelli: El Jardín San Pablo de la Cruz (DIPREGEP 6489) offers a formal program to 75 children during the mornings, and an extended day lunch for 40 children whose parents present employment certificates; and El Centro Madre María José, which educates 120 children between the ages of 6 and 15, offers educational support in the mornings, and in the afternoons outside of school hours, they offer support meetings and containment for the alumni of the school, and workshops for parents.
Mission: Strengthen education for equal opportunity.
Objectives: Improve education for socioeconomically disadvantaged children in Villa Martelli, and strengthen ties between the alumni of the Michael Ham School.
Association for Civil Rights (Asociación por los Derechos Civiles)
The Association for Civil Rights (ADC) is a non-governmental, non-partisan and non-profit organization created in 1995 to contribute to the strengthening of the legal and institutional culture which guarantees the fundamental rights of individuals, which are based on the respect for the Constitution and democratic values. Their main activities are related to rights issues (access to public education and other social rights such as health, the elimination of discrimination by gender, nationality, religion, etc., freedom of expression, and the right to access public information) and the institutional improvement necessary to ensure the full respect for these rights (such as reforming the national and provincial justice system).
ADC performs monitoring, prepares proposals for policy reforms and institutional improvements; disseminates information on situations of discrimination and other violations of fundamental rights, and the way in which these situations can be be reversed.
Mission: Promote and defend the constitutional rights of the people, and contribute to the strengthening of democratic institutions.
Vision: Ensure that civil rights can be carried out.
Foundation INAC (Fundación INAC)
INAC was founded in 2003 by Dr. . Matías Bonanni, with the objective to find the practical application of the research conducted in the field of neuroscience, and resolve situations that limit people's daily activity.
INAC is comprised of a team of specialists who are trained in different areas, allowing a holistic approach to human behavior and brain function, while also providing the highest quality medical care, prioritizing the personal treatment and the knowledge of each patient.
Mission: The Foundation for the Research in Applied Clinical Neurosciences is a civil society organization whose purpose is the development of neuroscience research with a special emphasis in the area of behavioral and psychiatric disorders.
Vision: Considers research as a tool for the early prevention and treatment of psychiatric illnesses.
Objectives: Research is the engine for the practical application of results, with the aim to achieve significant improvement in the conditions of patients.
Foundation Microjusticia Argentina (Fundación Microjusticia Argentina)
Microjusticia Argentina is a foundation that makes available their team of volunteer attorneys to the general public, and to other NGOs so that everyone has access to a lawyer.
Mission: Empowering people who are in a state of social vulnerability through legal aid and regularization.
Objectives: An Argentina where all their citizens can effectively enjoy their constitutional rights, meet their obligations, and have equal opportunity to build their futures independently.
Foundation Life without Violence (Fundación Vida Sin Violencia)
Through an interdisciplinary team, the Foundation seeks to protect physical integrity, and initiate a process of recovery from violence. Their programs are: La Casita de Colres, a temporary home that looks to address the process of evaluation, and the development of potential of mothers through education, and which provides emotional support to children through educational and recreational activities; and Casa de la Misericordia, which is a reception area and building where the tools are provided for the recognition and enjoyment of women's rights, on equal terms with men, eliminating all forms of discrimination and violence against women.
Mission: Promote an adequate space for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.
Objectives: Generate training areas for the prevention and action against domestic violence.
Res Non Verba – Wingu
The mission of Res Non Verba is to develop and promote projects and technological tools that seek to enhance the impact of public good initiatives, thereby getting the most out of new technologies.
Objectives: The organization seeks to diversify its network of relationships with individuals, businesses and other NGOs to expand the appeal of its current and future projects.