"Compassion and social justice across borders"
Casa-Pueblito is a non-profit, international organization that facilitates community development and intercultural learning, with a focus on youth, in Canada and Latin America
WHAT'S NEW at CASA - PUEBLITo
We've recently confirmed our exciting projects for the upcoming year and want to share them with you! As always, our projects are designed in the spirit of solidarity and social justice. We receive requests from community members and community-based organizations that speak of their most urgent needs. Visit the Current Projects section of our website to learn more!
This 3-year Toronto-based project aims to reduce the 40% dropout rate among Latinx (Latin American / Latin@ - Hispanic) students by working with both educators and students, providing each with a space to champion for diversity and inclusivity in our schools and in our communities.
El Triunfo School Project
The El Triunfo project provides an affordable, quality middle and high school education to indigenous Mayan children in the community of El Triunfo, Guatemala.
How can a a leadership camp empower youth to become change-makers? Tania Cruz-Sanchez, our summer Education Assistant, writes about her experience as a Casa - Pueblito Latinx youth facilitator. Read about it in her latest post!
Are you passionate about social justice and solidarity? Want to help raise money to support Casa – Pueblito’s programs in Canada and Central America? Casa – Pueblito wants you to get involved! It’s easy and we are here to help you get started!.
Casa - Pueblito is currently seeking a board member with financial expertise/background to assume the role of Treasurer. Background in accounting, bookkeeping and financial reporting are required. The deadline to apply is November 12, 2016.