Tag - Children

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Today is International Childhood Cancer Day
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Decántalo and assisted therapy with horses for people with disabilities
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Fighting child malnutrition in Kenya
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Promofarma brings smiles to hospitalized children
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MeQuedoUno improves nutrition of children at risk of social exclusion
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Pc Componentes brings smiles in hospitals this Christmas
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Stop bullying
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PcComponentes against child malnutrition in Spain
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Promofarma with the health in the most disadvantaged areas
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Nicequest and polio eradicating

Today is International Childhood Cancer Day

Each year, there are more than 215,000 new cases childhood cancer. Even so, the good news is that medical research is advancing and scientific advances have made that there will be more medical treatments and the survival increases.

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Part of it is thanks to those people who, in a disinterested way, contribute to promote and promote medical research, whether through donations, awareness and dissemination campaigns or volunteering. In that sense, the work carried out by all the companies that facilitate collaboration in these causes with employees and customers of each entity is equally important.

CapturaTicketmaster, for example, this February is collaborating with Unoentrecienmil, a foundation that was born in 2012 with the aim of supporting the research of childhood leukemia in an opportunity to develop innovative projects. Through the money that all the customers of Ticketmaster collect this month, the Foundation will be able to provide a two-year research grant that will allow a medical-scientific team to work continuously in the investigation of childhood leukemia. So far, they have collected almost 2.000€! You can follow the donation process here.

logo-aladinaAlso, Promofarma is currently supporting Aladina Foundation with the aim that the entity can organize different activities that help to liven up the day to day of children with cancer hospitalized.

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If you also want that the company you are working for support social causes like this, you can contact us HERE.

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Decántalo and assisted therapy with horses for people with disabilities

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For several weeks, the customers of Decántalo have the option to add a social euro to their purchase when they buy wine trough internet.

Euro to euro, all the customers of the company have raised the amount necessary to distribute educational material to 60 children in Nepal in collaboration with the NGO  Street Child (you can remember the project HERE).

logo_decantaloIn line with their social commitment, the customers of Decantalo have started a new project now in which they will improve the quality of life of people with disabilities, facilitating their autonomy and encouraging stimulation, rehabilitation and reeducation of those functions and motor skills that are altered.

global_logoThey will do it with the NGO Global Humanitaria who, in collaboration with Love Horses, therapeutic and educational activity with the horse as a natural motivating instrument, which favors the stimulation, rehabilitation and reeducation of those functions and abilities that are altered in people with disabilities.

With their help, 30 disabled people between 3 and 58 years old will benefit from assisted therapy sessions with horses during 9 months.

Don’t forget that you can follow the donation process HERE.

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Fighting child malnutrition in Kenya

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Uvinum is one of the multiple companies who collaborates with us with a strongest commitment against child malnutrition. Some days ago, euro to euro, all their customers collected the total amount necessary to ensure the distribution of a daily meal to 60 children in Madagascar trough the collaboration with Yamuna.

aztivateNow, they have just started a new challenge. In collaboration with Aztivate, an NGO who works for cooperation and development in Africa, the customers of Uvinum will make that 340 children from Turkana (Kenya) receive Vitamin A, antiparasitic and multivitamin annual treatment.

As you may know, Kenya is experiencing one of the worst crises since 2011 due to the lack of rain that triggers serious health problems. Children and pregnant women urgently need medical and food assistance. In particular, the population of Turkana, a region located in northern Kenya, has levels of malnutrition of the 30% and the forecast is that the situation will worsen due to the lack of rainfall. Aztivate has been working in the region for two years, fighting child malnutrition. Uvinum community will have the opportunity to do the same now.

We invite you to follow the donation process HERE.

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Promofarma brings smiles to hospitalized children

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Play is vital to children’s development, but what happens when a child is hospitalized? Overnight they are subjected to long and traumatic treatments, and also confined in a room.

logo-aladinaThe Aladina Foundation has been working for 11 years to support children with cancer. For this Christmas, the entity has organized some workshops, visits and parties designed exclusively so that hospitalized children can escape from their routine at the hospital and enjoy a full Christmas of activities and fun.

LogoPromoFarma-OKAfter collecting the necessary amount to make that RECOVER Foundation can improve the health of 100 women and kids in Cameroon (you can remember the project HERE), the customers of Promofarma have the opportunity to collaborate with Aladina Foundation now.

The objective is to facilitate an escape route from the hospital routine, allowing children to escape, share games with other kids and learn.

Remember that you can follow the donation process HERE.

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MeQuedoUno improves nutrition of children at risk of social exclusion

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Because of the social and economic situation that Spain has experienced during the last years, many families have been seriously harmed, and all their members have suffered the consequences, especially the youngest.

This Christmas, all the customers of MeQuedoUno have a challenge: improve the currently nutrition of children at risk of social exclusion.

logotipo_aldeas_infantiles_sosThey will do it together with Aldeas Infantiles, an international organization that takes care of the fundamental rights of children.

Through its “Daily Centers” program, the entity offers an adequate socio-educational, therapeutic and integral intervention, promoting strategies that enable an improvement in their personal, family and social well-being.

Specially, the total amount that users of MeQuedoUno collect, will help 30 children at risk of social exclusion receive a meal per day throughout the school year.

The initiative is launched after collaborating with Aladina Foundation in the fight against childhood cancer. MeQuedoUno clients have just funded the total amount needed to fund a grant to improve the diagnosis and treatment of childhood cancer (you can remember the project HERE).

Don’t forget that you can follow the donation process HERE.

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Pc Componentes brings smiles in hospitals this Christmas

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The customers of PcComponentes have a very special challenge this Christmas: bringing smiles in hospitals.

For the first time, they will do it in collaboration with different NGO: AlgaraklownSaniclownPayaSOSpital Pupaclown.

The objective is to make the hospital stay a more pleasant experience for kids from Madrid, Murcia, País Vasco and Valencia. Their mission is to fill spaces of smiles and generate magical and beautiful moments. The work of the clowns allows to create a more relaxed atmosphere and, thus, doctors and nurses work with greater tranquility and can concentrate on the technical aspects of their actions. The relatives, meanwhile, also respond to the game of clowns and stay more relaxed and calm.

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With their help, 200 children will receive the attention of the hospital clowns of Saniclown in the “Hospital Gregorio Marañón” in Madrid, of AlgaraKlown in the “Hospital Universitario” in San Sebastián, of PayaSOSpital in the “Hospital Clínico” in Valencia and of PupaClown in the “Hospital Virgen de la Arrixaca” in Murcia.

logoAs you know, Pc Componentes has been collaborating for a long time with the financing of different projects. The last one has been to collect the necessary funds so that EDUCO can distribute more than 3.000 meals and fight against malnutrition in Spain (you can remember the project HERE).

And remember that you can follow the donation process HERE.

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Stop bullying

logo-sprinter-2015-retinaSeptember, good bye holidays, hello routine; start again, new proposals, new challenges, illusions and projects. Sprinter knows it very well. Coinciding with the new scholar year, they have just started a new project with the purpose of ending bullying,  a type of violence that occurs at classroom, with negative effects on physical health,  emotional well-being and performance, especially if this kind of violence is repeated over time or severe.

stc_logoThey will do it together with Save the Children, an organization that offers workshops aimed at children and parents to be prepared in case of these situations and to create spaces for dialogue in which children can share their experiences.

Thought the total amount received, 450 children will assist to comprehensive training to prevent bullying.

This is not the first project in which we collaborate with Sprinter. In the last occasion, all its customers collected funds in order to help the NGO Proactiva Open Arms to distribute 150 emergency kits to refugees.

The donation process can be followed through this LINK.

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PcComponentes against child malnutrition in Spain

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Did you know that in Spain 1 in 3 children are at risk of social exclusion?

educoThe risk of poverty and social exclusion of children in Spain has increased to 33.4; a situation that undoubtedly has an impact on the emergence of problems related to child nutrition and affects their physical and social development.

In order to fight against this situation, PcComponentes customers have started a new campaign in which they will help EDUCO to implement their project “Lunchroom Shcolarships”.

Their challenge is to ensure that 10 children at risk of social exclusion can have a daily meal.  

pcThe launching of this campaign coincides with the financing of its previous project, which helped 250 children to continue their social and educational activity during the summer (you can remember HERE).

Remember that you can check the actual campaign status at any time HERE.

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Promofarma with the health in the most disadvantaged areas

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All its customers can already make their donation to improve maternal and baby health attention in Cameron.

Promofarma users have just completed their challenge number 7! Thanks to that, Giggle Doctors, from Theodora Foundation, will visit 35 children with intellectual disability, enhancing their sensorial and physical development.

In line with their social commitment to improve health attention of people who need the most,  their new challenge will be improving the medical attention of mums and babies in Cameron, the 9th country with the hugest rate of maternal mortality, especially in rural areas.

With their micro donations, 100 women will receive medical care during childbirth and a follow up at Obut dispensary, Cameroon.

logo_fundacic3b3nThey will do it together with Recover Foundation, who works to facilitate Access to quality health for all people in Africa by providing Access to health care for communities in rural and remote areas.

If you want, you can follow the donation process HERE.

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Nicequest and polio eradicating

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In their last challenge, Nicequest users had shown their solidarity to prevent malnutrition in Lake Chad, where the conflict that began more than seven years ago is now affecting more than 6 million people.  With their help, Oxfam Intermón will be able to distribute hygienic kits and water to hundreds of families (you can remember the project HERE).

Now, its new goal is to contribute to the eradication of polio in Nigeria, where new cases of this disease have recently been detected, especially in areas affected by wars and violence.

They will do it in the hand of Unicef, who with their help will be able to vaccinate 8,000 children and put an end to this highly contagious disease, which attacks the nervous system and prevents normal development, especially for children under 5 years.

If you more information about this project of follow the donation process, you can do it HERE.

Worldcoo Team.

 

 

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