Programa Velasco is a U.S. registered 501 (c) (3) tax exempt organization that seeks to educate and empower families and children who are enrolled in Centro Hogar, a pre-school within Asociación Nuevo Amanecer de El Salvador (New Dawn Association of El Salvador), which is located just outside of San Salvador in the village of San Ramon, Mejicanos.
Ana Maria Mazariego is ready to start the Womens Empowerment Project and have her bakery grow!
The women looked at themselves in the mirror and wrote down their reactions during the workshop on self-esteem, the first of 6 workshops in the Personal Formation Course of the Women's Empowerment Project.
The Women's Empowerment Project has begun with much hope and expectation in this group of entreprenuerial women!
Ms. Rosemary explains the norms of Centro Hogar to the parents of her 5-year old students at the first Parents Meeting of the year.
Welcome to all of the Programa Velasco families of 2014!
The 5-year children acted out the story of the Little Red Hen to demonstrate to the other children the value of work and personal responsibility.
Meet the children and families who receive access to Programa Velasco's
services and those who strive to make it happen.
Thank you for taking time to learn more about the important and necessary work that Programa Velasco does. We strive to live out our mission to educate and empower children and families to create social change in El Salvador.
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