News And Events

Jan 16 2007 12:00AM

Milagro Board Makes first 2007 Grants!

The Milagro Foundation Board voted to fund 10 of our existing agencies and 3 new agencies by granting $137,580.00 this month.

These are some of the agencies we have funded: Hand in Hand- bilingual bicultural schools for Jewish and Arab children in Israel; Loving Paws-provides trained dogs for disabled children; the Canal Alliance Youth Development tutoring and mentoring program; Felecia Gaston's Performing Stars in Marin City; the Duffy Hughes Memorial Stove Project in Guatemala which builds safe ventilated stoves inside the huts of poor families; Shared Hope which buys back children who are sold into prostitution and sexual slavery by their families, educates and houses them in India, the Dominican Republic, Fiji, Jamaica and South Africa.

New grantees include Ingwavuma Orphan Care in South Africa which Deborah and Carlos visited. We are supplying them with 100 water rollers. Circulo Vida in the Bay Area provides counseling services for Latino children who have parents with cancer.

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