Shakira created the foundation after her first international success Pies Descalzos, due to of the concerned about the living conditions of children in vulnerable situations.
The foundation opened its offices in Choco and Bogota
Shakira was named goodwill ambassador for UNICEF
T After the earthquake that struck Haiti in January 2010, Shakira visited Port-au-Prince and pledged to support education in this country.
schools in Bogotá, Barranquilla and Quibdo were supported with the comprehensive intervention model, and to strengthen the team was supplemented an expert to optimize all the quality education processes in schools supported by the Foundation.
Cartagena office was inaugurated
was recognized as one of the most important organizations for work in Quality Public Education in the first volume of The Best of Colombia and for the third year we are part of the most admired social organizations in Colombia
COMPREHENSIVE INTERVESION MODEL
promoted and contributed to the improvement and construction of seven schools located in vulnerable areas of Colombia they intervene in Quibdo, Soacha, Barranquilla and Cartagena.
provide children and youth a quality education, additionally provides spaces for families and the communities that surround them.
More than 10.000 children and 67.000 youths and adults benefited from the programs.
comprehensive Intervention Model
Quality education is fundamental to the development of the students, for this reason we implement a comprehensive intervention model through the Open Door School Strategy which links three lines: Quality Public Education, Nutrition and Life Tools.
"This comprehensive intervention model breaks with the myth that quality education is a privilege of a few and the school is an isolated institution which closes at the moment the bell rings and the classes finish ..."
The program aims to exchange experiences between volunteers, children, their families and the community.
As Godparent, you can help a child supported by our Foundation and contribute to the development of its community.