Archive - 2019

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Construction of emergency housing
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The customers of Bonpreu Esclat can now round up their purchase!
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Sports grants for children with cancer
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Planeta Huerto collaborates to provide drinking water in Tanzania
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Sanchez Romero offers the “Social Round Up” at their establishments!
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We start a new collaboration with Hawkers!
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Ticketmaster against child malnutrition

Construction of emergency housing

Nicequest has launched this campaign in all the countries in which they operate 

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logo_nicquestSince many years ago, the users of Nicequest community have the option to exchange their “conches” (points that they receive in exchange for answering the completion of different types of surveys) by charity donations to different projects, which vary according to each geographical territory. Approximately every month, upon reaching the established collection goal, the company presents its users with new social causes with which to help.

Now the company has launched a new project worldwide with the aim of reducing the housing deficit in Peru and guarantee access to decent housing for all families. Did you know that Peru is the 3rd country in Latin America with the largest housing deficit? 4 of every 10 inhabitants of Lima do not have decent housing.

Logo_TECHONicequest users will collaborate to stop this situation. To achieve this, we are very happy to share with you that we have just signed a new collaboration agreement with TECHO – Peru, a social organization that works for the community development of the popular settlements of Lima, Callao. Piura and Trujillo. They collaborate for the sustained work of the hand of the communities to give an effective and immediate response to the needs previously identified, and thus transform the lives of Peruvians in poverty.

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TECHO manages the construction of emergency housing, which is a space that meets the conditions to improve the quality of life of its inhabitants, as well as a rapid response to natural phenomena.

Through the amount collected through the Nicequest users, 4 families with housing needs will be able to have a home.

We remind you that, if you want, you can follow the fundraising campaign in real time HERE.
Worldcoo Team

The customers of Bonpreu Esclat can now round up their purchase!

logo_BonPreuEsclatBon Preu Esclat is the latest supermarket which has joined our “Companies with a Cause” community; they’re companies that offer their customers the option to round up their purchase and donate a few cents to charity.

In line with its social commitment, the Group Bon Preu is committed to promote the small donations to achieve big projects.

Since now, their customers have had the opportunity to collaborate with many fundraising campaigns through their “customer card”. Now they will able to do the same in the physical store.

How to collaborate

When paying with card, the same dataphone will ask if we want to round up our ticket and donate the cents to a social cause. To collaborate, the customer just has to press the green button and continue with the usual payment process.

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The first cause:  Education support for children in vulnerable situations

logo_casalDid you know that in Catalonia the 14% of students don’t have the high school education? Inequality presents a clear territorial dimension and punishes especially some neighborhoods and municipalities in the country, where many families suffer social and economic precariousness. The local entity Casal dels Infants has been working for 35 years with the aim of preventing school failure of more than 2,000 young people at risk of exclusion in Catalonia.

Through the amount collected, the entity will be able to offer support and school reinforcement to those young people from the neighborhoods of Catalonia who concentrate inequality situations and thus promote equal opportunities.

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Clients can follow the status of the project collection or request their donation certificate through the web https://bonpreu.worldcoo.com/es/.

 

Do you have a retail and would like to offer the Social Round Up?

You just have to write us through contact@worldcoo.com and we will give you all the details.

Worldcoo Team

 

Sports grants for children with cancer

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Unfortunately, 1,400 new cases of childhood cancer are diagnosed each year.

The practice of physical exercise helps children with cancer to be more tolerant to treatments and helps to alleviate the side effects of these. It increases the muscular strength of children, decreases the systematic inflammatory levels and improves the immune function, reducing fatigue.

aladina_noticiaThat is why the Aladina Foundation has launched the Aladina Sports Scholarships for children with cancer and families. Through this initiative, the entity can favor specialized physical exercise therapies for children and adolescents with cancer.

logo-sprinterAfter collecting the necessary amount so that 20 students can participate in activities where Ayuda en Acción promotes gender equality and opportunities (you can remember the project HERE), now Sprinter customers start a new project to promote the practice of physical exercise between children and adolescents.

 

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Thanks to the contribution of Sprinter, 10 children with cancer will be able to participate in these specialized physical therapy therapies for a month.

The total amount collected will go entirely to the entity, who can perform specialized physical therapy therapies for a month.

Remember that, if you want, you can get more information and know in which state this project is found HERE.

Worldcoo Team

Planeta Huerto collaborates to provide drinking water in Tanzania

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Did you know that 65% of the population of Tanzania lives in poverty? The lack of access to clean water causes serious health problems, especially in rural areas, and is one of the main direct causes of childhood mortality.

planeta huertoIn line with its commitment to the environment and those social causes that need it most, the customers of Planeta Huerto have started a new challenge in order to raise the amount necessary to build three water wells that will provide access to drinking water for the population of the community of Kizerui, about 1,200 people

logo_ongawaFor this, they count on the job that Ongawa develops, an NGO whose mission is to put technology at the service of human development to build a more just and supportive society.

ONGAWA works so that rural areas of southern countries have access to water and sanitation, guaranteeing their sustainability through the strengthening of the capacities of public and community organizations.

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All the funds collected will go entirely to this organization so that they can guarantee the access to water in these communities.

If you would like to have more information about the project and the donation status  click here.

 

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Sanchez Romero offers the “Social Round Up” at their establishments!

The revolution of the “Supermarkets with a cause” has just started. Each time, there are more and more supermarkets that offer their customers the possibility of rounding up the final amount of their purchase anddonate the cents to contribute with a social cause.

Most of time, for us, three cents don’t mean anything; but the sum of these few cents can help change the lives of thousands of people.

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logosrThe last company to offer this option is Sanchez Romero, a gourmet supermarket that has ten physical stores and an online store located in Madrid.

Under the “Sanchez Romero Solidario” campaign, the brand offers its clients the possibility of collaborating with different social causes with a direct impact on the Community of Madrid.

logo_crisThe first of these is Cris Contra el Cáncer, an organization born with the aim of financing research projects for the treatment and cure of cancer. Specifically, the clients of Sanchez Romero will collaborate so that the entity has the necessary economic resources to develop a new treatment that improves the survival rate of breast cancer, the most frequent tumor among women.  

Customers can have more information about the project and the fundraising campaign through this link: https://sanchez-romero.worldcoo.com/es/

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We start a new collaboration with Hawkers!

logo_hawkersWe have started the New Year with lots of good news! The first one is that Hawkers, the most famous online sun glasses brand that we know, has joined Worldcoo’s community! :)

So, if you’re thinking in buying a new glasses there, you’ll see that the company has included our charity widget at the end of their payment process.

logo_unoentrecienmilIt means that, from now on, Hawkers’ customers have the option to add1€ to their shopping basket and collaborate with the campaign  #FuckLeucemia, an iniciative created by Hawkers and Unoentrecienmil Foundation in order to fight against childhood leukemia.

How it works?

Once you have selected the product(s) you want to acquire, go to your shopping basket. You will see that under the selected product, you have the option to add 1 € solidarity to your purchase. If you wish to collaborate, click on the box and continue with the usual purchase process.

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About the project

The campaign has an exceptional ambassador:  Julione, a graffiti artist of only 12 years of age who fights like a true hero against leukemia.

 

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In Spain, 300 new cases of childhood leukemia are detected every year, almost one per day. Among others, the Fundación Unoentrecienmil periodically awards Research Grants so that renowned researchers in the country can investigate and end this disease.

The full amount collected by Hawkers clients will be used to support one of these Research Grants.

Through THIS LINK you can follow the donation process.

Worldcoo Team

Ticketmaster against child malnutrition

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We have started a new year full of new social projects in which the customers of Ticketmaster will have the opportunity to collaborate each time they buy a new ticket.

As you know, through the “Charity Euro” campaign, Ticketmaster allows their customers to add €1 (or more) to their bill and contribute to multiple causes.

In 2018, the company raised more than €70.000 destinated to 12 NGO and, in total, they helped 11.300 around the world. All of that, through micro-donations!

The first challenge of 2019

logo-vector-medicos-sin-fronterasThe first challenge in which they will collaborate will be the fight against child malnutrition in Borno State, in the North of Nigeria.  It is an area that, from many years ago, suffers the consequences of violence and the lack of food provision. In fact, close to 80% of the country’s internally displaced people are there.

The objective of Ticketmaster is to facilitate the nutritional and therapeutically treatment to 204 children who suffer from malnutrition in order to reduce child mortality and morbidity. They count on the job that Doctors without borders  develops there to achieve it. They are a medical-humanitarian organization that assists people threatened by armed conflicts, violence, epidemics or forgotten diseases, natural disasters or exclusion of medical attention.

How to collaborate

Remember that, if you want to collaborate, you just have to add the total amount you wish to donate in “Add €1 for charity in your ticket” and continue with the usual process.

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You will have access to more information about this project and being able to follow the donation process HERE.

Worldcoo Team

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