Movimiento Sonrisa Location: Cochabamba Setting: Urban Established: 2009 Organization Objectives The Movimiento Sonrisa’s two objectives are: to assist young hospital patients who lack family support as they undergo operations and recovery, and to raise money in the local community and abroad to pay for medical care for children whose families cannot afford it.

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Location: Cochabamba, Bolivia Setting: Urban Established: 1999 Staff: 15

Mission

To make the Centro Infantil “Mis Huellitas” an educational space of organized work that encourages teaching and learning based on values, nutritional habits, motor skills, language and social skills. Fostering an understanding of individual differences among kids aging from 6 months to twelve years old.

Objectives

  • Promote institutional management capacities that generate teaching and learning processes based in values, nutritional habits, motor skills, language and social-affective that impact the quality of professional development of the members of CIMH.
  • Implement all the financial management and control tools required for an adequate functioning of the CIMH promoting practices that impact in the organization´s mission.
  • Support the community from CIMH with the organization and coordination of the activities development that impact in the zone and families development.
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Location: Cochabamba, Bolivia    Setting: Peri-urban    Established: 2009    Staff: 4

Mission

CECAM aims to increase the health and quality of life for community members through the distribution of clean technology: namely, energy efficient cook stoves and water purification systems.

Description

CECAM Bolivia was founded in November 2009, with the purpose of providing assistance to those with scarce resources and improving the environment in Cochabamba. CECAM was created with an eye to ¨help people, help themselves.¨ As an organization, they strive for transparency in all sectors, and also aim to reach marginalized populations who do not normally have access to support services. CECAM´s founders have experience working in low income communities and with clean technology, while maintaining respect for the traditions and customs that are a vital part to the people of Cochabamba. CECAM builds relationships through trust and respect, without which, success and integration in the communities they work with would not be possible.

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Organization Objectives

Contribute to the bettering the lives of the people of Salta, especially those who find themselves in states of vulnerability.

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Organization Objectives

Attend to the detoxification, rehabilitation and social reinsertion of cases of sever drug addicts within the city of Salta, utilizing a socio-educational therapeutic model with an integrated ambulatory care, and focusing on the support and inclusion of the patient’s family within the process.

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Cuascoto Health Center

Location: Tola Setting: Rural-Urban

Subject Areas
Health

Organization Objectives
The Cuascoto Health Center serves the health needs of the community by guaranteeing free, universal health care. It promotes healthy practices and lifestyles in the population that contribute to an improved quality of life.

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Camilo Ortega Saavedra Health Center

Location: Tola Setting: Rural-Urban

Subject Areas
Health

Organization Objectives
The Camilo Ortega Saavedra Health Center attends the health needs of the community by guaranteeing free and universal health services. It promotes healthy lifestyles to contribute to a greater quality of life.

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Fundación Nutrir Salta

Location: Salta

Subject Areas
Health
Women's Empowerment

Fundación Nutrir Salta is an integrated social center ensuring the care of high-risk children and their families in all aspects of their lives. Specifically, the foundation combats infant malnutrition by supplying food and educating families on proper preparation; building positive home environments, creating dignity and self-esteem in mothers; providing workshops to mothers and a community garden to children; emphasizing knowledge transfer between generations; and providing spiritual guidance.

Jandaksha Trust (JDT)

Location: Udaipur Setting: Urban Established: 2008 Staff: 5

Subject Areas:

Health: Social Development, Food Security Awareness, Nutrition, Personal Hygiene
Women’s Empowerment: Skill Enhancement, Awareness and Training Programs, Capacity
Building, Education, Reproductive Health Care and Rights, Career Counseling

Youth and Education: Skill Building, Guidance and Counseling, Leadership Training


Organization Objectives:
Jandaksha Trust’s mission is to create an ideal society where every unit thinks independently about its self-development and actively contributes to determine its own role in the society. It believes that women, young children, and the elderly who have been traditionally poor, deprived, and exploited have an inherent ability to fight for and
acquire their rights. Realizing that migrant workers face many difficulties in securing a basic livelihood, Jandaksha targets this sector specifically. It seeks to:

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Centro de Educacion y Capacitacion Integral Hermana Maura Clarke (CECIM)


Location: Ciudad Sandino Setting: Urban Established: 1993

Subject Areas

Website: http://www.cecim-ni.org/
Community Development: Community Empowerment, Social Work
Health: Prevention of High-Risk Behavior, Assistance to victims of social violence
Human Rights: Child Advocacy, Social Justice, Legal Assistance
Microfinance: Micro-credit, Small Business Management, Lending Groups
Youth and Education: Counseling, Trauma, Development Interventions, Technical Vocational Training, Tradiational Academic Training

Organization Objective:
CECIM is a foundation representative of the community of Ciudad Sandino. It is a foundation of Christian inspiration that works to promote the human development of the community. CECIM develops a work strategy that reinforces the capacities of the community to promote community participation in starting up its own development. It is a true believer in asset-based community development. They are a team that possesses a lot of experience in educational work, and they are committed to bringing quality education to all individuals that seek it. Throughout its many programs, CECIM touches the lives of 10,000 clients each year. The objectives of CECIM include

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