Love & Art Children’s Foundation has built Casa da Criança Amor & Arte, a children's art, educational and sports community center in Jataí, Goiás, Brasil. Located at Rua Andre Luiz, 1515, Bairro Sodré.
Casa da Criança Amor & Arte provides, above all, love, care and a safe haven for children with an emphasis on the arts and healthy educational activities as tools for growth, self-discovery and empowerment.
The children's house has the capacity to serve 300 children a day, from low income households and socially vulnerable, at-risk groups, an the opportunity to be creative and to learn the skills to be productive members of society.
Daily enrichment programs include art workshops, photography, theatre, music, a library with reading and writing workshops, nutrition, organic gardening and cooking, computers and sports including swimming, soccer and martial arts.
The children’s house is on 3,910 square meters of land that has several fruit trees and space for sustainability projects. Located in a neighborhood accessible for at-risk and underserved youth, the presence of Casa da Criança Amor & Arte has a meaningful impact on the entire community.
Casa da Criança Amor & Arte is managed locally by Associação Amor & Arte, a Brasilian based non-profit organization.
Our goal is to minimize social exclusion and improve the lives of the more vulnerable and disadvantaged members of the community. The foundation seeks like-minded people and organizations to join us on future projects we envision throughout Brasil. By working together, we believe that our power to effect change is greater.