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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Jyoti Vikas Shikshan Sansthan (JVSS)

Location: Jodphur Setting: Urban Established: 2007 Staff: 7

Subject Areas

Health: HIV/AIDS, Infectious Diseases

Organization Objectives

JVSS, a sister organization to Gram Vikas Seva Sansthan (GVSS), aims to empower the marginalized and disadvantaged so that they can improve their life.

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Gram Vikas Seva Sansthan (GVSS)

Location: Jodphur Setting: Urban Established: 1997 Staff: 7

Subject Areas

Youth & Education: Skill Building, Guidance and Counseling, Leadership Training
Health: Social Development, Food Security Awareness, Nutrition, Personal Hygiene
Women's Empowerment: Skill Enhancement, Building Cooperatives, Women’s Entrepreneurship, Awareness and Training Programs, Capacity Building, Education, Reproductive Health Care and Rights, Career Counseling.

Organization Objectives

JGram Vikas Seva Sansthan (GVSS) was founded in 1997 with the vision of "constructing an exploitation-free society" in India. The organization's mission is to acieve “Social, Economic and Political Empowerment of poor, Dalits (“untouchables”), Children, Women and other Marginalized community through Awareness and leadership development.” In order to achieve its mission, GVSS pursues the following objectives:

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Satya An NGO

Location: Udaipur, India Setting: Urban Established: 2004 Staff: 21 Regular; 123 Micro-level Workers

Subject Areas:
Youth and Education: Social Leadership, Child and Adolescent Development, Complimentary Learning, Cognitive Development, Teaching
Community Development: Community Empowerment, Building Social Capital
Health: Public Health, Nutrition, HIV/AIDS Counseling, Adolescent Sex Education

Organization Objectives
Satya (Social work Academy for action and protection of Truth and Yearning for its Anticipation) functions as a resource centre dedicated to the larger goals and objectives of the social sector. In an effort to uphold truth in all its endeavors and to facilitate human development for all strata of society, Satya An NGO operates through a set combination strategy including research, interpretation of findings, design of practical strategies, and effective implementation of their programs. More specifically, Satya directs its programs toward education, health, child welfare, and livelihood generation.

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Community Transformation Foundation Network (COTFONE)

Location: Kiwangala (Masaka, Uganda) Setting: Rural Established: 2003 Staff: 3

Organization Overview:

Founded by an orphan himself, COTEFONE is a school, and community development organization that aims to provide a free and holistic education for orphans and other vulnerable children(OVCs) COTFONE provides over 500 orphan and OVC with a free traditional education that is supplemented by various other training including vocational skills, health, and hygiene. In addition to these activities COTFONE seeks to assist the guardians of these children, and provides them with a variety of services. This includes a Self Help Group project in which community members pool their financial resources in order to provided for emergency assistance and loans for income generating activities.

Subject Areas:

Youth and Education: education and vocational training for orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs)

Health: HIV/AIDS education, malaria prevention, reproductive health education

Community Development: Income generating projects (IGAs), elderly support

Organization Objectives:
COTFONE aims to support underprivileged children and community members to live a better life and to achieve their full potential. The organization uses a holistic approach by targeting the children, their households and communities as parts of their activities. COTFONE’s specific objectives as an organization are to:

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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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