FAS and Maraã Prefecture lead educational activities, leisure and sport to coastal communities

6 of March of 2015 - Termo entre FAS e Prefeitura foi assinado nesta sexta (6); near 500 crianças e adolescentes de 19 comunidades rurais do município devem ser beneficiados

 
Maraã mayor visited the FAS headquarters to term signature (Photo: Marina Souza/FAS)

The Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS) and Maraã Prefecture signed, on the afternoon of Friday (6), cooperation agreement for project implementation “Hand in hand for Sustainability”. With the partnership, near 500 crianças e adolescentes de 19 rural communities in the municipality, located on Sustainable Development Reserve (Reserve) Amana, They must be reformed for sport activities, cultura e educacionais. The project has investments of R $ 625 a thousand, doados pelo Bradesco por meio do Fundo Municipal dos Direitos da Criança e do Adolescente (Fumcad).

Project activities will be held in the afternoon, after school, and they are complementary to actions carried out by the Bolsa Floresta Social program. students, from 7 a 17 years, They will meet in six poles. Each should receive activities such as computer classes, handicraft, music, dance, soccer schools, as well as lectures on various topics such as the fight against drugs, Cheers, domestic violence, sex education, and others.

Students benefit from the project are communities: new Jacitara, St. Peter's Jacitara, curupira, St. John's Ipecaçu, New Coraci village, São Paulo (Coraci), new Macedonia, Nova Canaã, Matusalem, Sao Jose do Mercejana, new Samaria, Sao Sebastiao do Repartimento, Vila Nova of the Amana Paraná, Boa Vista do Calafate, Belo Monte (Amana), St. Stephen, Várzea Alegre, Good Hope Amanã, Bom Jesus do Baré, Santa Luzia do Baré, Ubim (Amana), Santa Luzia Juazinho, new Bethany (Maraã), San Francisco Cururu, Good views (Amana), New Jerusalem and the Acara.

The shares will be carried out in existing buildings in the communities, managed by Maraã Prefecture. For the general superintendent of FAS, Virgilio Viana, investments are important for improving the quality of life of young people. “This new partnership is the result of a history of collaborative work between the FAS and Maraã Prefecture that have worked very well. Based on this history hits, we got a Bradesco sponsorship, through Fumcad, which will be transformed into a project that will have various activities such as music, esportes, computation, art, recreational and educational, to improve the quality of life and the process of education of children in the city of Maraã. ? a project that encourages us a lot and we are sure that will give great results”, said Viana.

O prefeito do município, Cícero Lopes, ressaltou que a parceria com a FAS pode mudar a vida dos jovens envolvidos nas atividades e o futuro das comunidades. “From 2013, quando começamos o contato com a FAS, já conseguimos várias atividades, obras para a zona rural, e nos sentimos felizes a cada dia abrir mais parcerias para melhorar a vida das pessoas no município. Hoje serão beneficiados, além das 500 children, mais 50 adults who will be employed and will generate employment and income for Maraã”, said.