We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the health, nutrition, education and overall well-being of children in Venezuela under deprived, vulnerable conditions due to the complex humanitarian crisis as defined by the UN. From Miami, we send to our own teams in Venezuela all sorts of baby and medical supplies & equipment that benefit +9,000 children a year and +250 health care workers on a daily basis. Moreover, 1,810 children & teachers at 4 public schools under our daily meal program receive a nutritional meal as an incentive to return or stay at school, improving school dropout from +48% to 3% or lower.
“Friends” is recognized by GuideStar’s highest level of transparency and remains a top efficient charity, with 98% of all gifts allocated to accomplish its mission (only 2% of donations goes to fundraising and other expenses, and no donation is used for administrative expenses).
To learn more, visit childrenvenezuela.org