FEDAIA participates in the supportive project ‘From Barcelona to the World’
26 September, 2013
The Federation of Care and Education of Children and Adolescents (FEDAIA, for its Catalan acronym), to which Suara Cooperative belongs, participates in a joint initiative of band bracelets aimed at sensitizing the public about the social problems that many families have to face nowadays.
The signing of the cooperation agreement between the FEDAIA and the project managers of the ‘From Barcelona to the World’ initiative took place on July 24. The signing of this agreement allows the FEDAIA to allocate half of the profits from the solidarity straps sales to those projects that the entity carries out and through which works to combat social exclusion among children, youth and the most vulnerable families in Catalonia.
‘From Barcelona to the World’ is an initiative of band bracelets that want to express the feeling of esteem for the city of Barcelona through these straps that want to represent all that is the city is: its architecture, its cuisine, its dreams and its solidarity with the poor. The bracelets, on sale since this summer, can be acquired online -in the ‘From Barcelona to the World’ website or in their Facebook page, and also on the brick-and-mortar sale points of Barcelona Tourism of Catalonia Square, Sant James Square and Colón’s viewpoint.
Currently the FEDAIA, a federation of 89 organizations that work for children, youth and families who are in situations of distress or at risk of social exclusion, serves more than 100,000 children and 35,000 families across services in the areas of social exclusion, education, pre-employment training and family care.