The Organizations

The Organizations

>The Organizations
Fundacion Manos del Sur
Fundacion Manos del Sur is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1999 by a group of Miami-based Latin America professionals.The organization's mission is to help children living in extreme poverty in Latin America providing them with the opportunity to grow into healthy adults, to be integrated into society and lead accomplished lives for themselves and their families. To date, Fundacion Manos del Sur has helped thousands of children in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Uruguay and El Salvador. Through its Integrated Assistance program (IAP) the children receive assistance with health, nutrition and e. For further information about the organization, please visit the website at www.manosdelsur.org.

Step by Step Foundation

Step by Step Foundation is a non-profit organization founded by Liliane Stransky, and incorporated in September 2004. The organization's mission is to enhance the lives of underprivileged children by creating and supporting, health, nutrition, water, education and other programs that substantially impact the human rights and development of children worldwide, and that contribute to the accomplishment of the Millennium Development Goals. Step by Step Foundation is helping children in communities around the world and in the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, Haiti, by providing life-changing backpacks filled with tools for living and learning, including water filters, educational supplies, school uniforms, and more. The foundation is also building a school in Haiti which is scheduled for completion in 2010. For more information and to provide support, please visit our website at www.stepbystepfoundation.com

L'Athletique d'Haiti

Located in Cite Soleil, Port au Prince, it is a youth development program that provides underprivileged youth with a safe, clean, supportive environment where they can learn firsthand how the discipline of sports and structure of teamwork can enhance skills, enrich lives and change futures, Since its inception in 1995, the program has grown to provide sports training, nutrition, medical and educational assistance to more than 1,500 participants each day. The Base Paint Tents will be installed on their fields and will serve as classrooms, a library, workshops and space for after school activities. For further information about the organization, please visit the website at www.lathletiquedhaiti.org