The project supports the implementation of two homework and reading clubs, to strengthen literacy of 50 children from La Majagua School in Miches, who are in risk of school failure, overcome their academic difficulties and prevent school dropouts.
About World Vision Dominican Republic
World Vision is an NGO dedicated to work with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice in Dominican Republic since 1989. World Vision works to strengthen literacy of children in many communities through the "homework clubs". The children attend homework clubs three times a week to overcome academic difficulties with any of the basic subjects such as mathematics, Spanish, social studies and sciences through different activities, led by a tutor.
For more information: http://www.wvi.org/dominican-republic
With the Club Méditerranée Foundation
The Foundation supports World Vision’s new program in Miches which helps 50 children in risk of school failure by improving their education and overcoming their learning difficulties. The program follows the children during the 11 months of the school year and a summer camp. The children are also invited to the Worldwide Snack organized in Punta Cana Resort each year by the GO & GE for a very joyful moment: bazaars, sports and artistic activities, buffets, entertainment, etc.
Use of the collected funds
Funds raised will help to put in place this program for World Vision: professors, salaries, materials, furniture, summer camp…