Ciudad don Bosco

Unverified non-profit organisation

Ciudad don Bosco is a home for former street children in Medellin. Established by the Silesian Fathers in 1965, the home provides education and vocational training in a family environment for up to 800 children, many of whom have been recruited through the activities of street educators and outreach workers from Funvini, a partner NGO working with the city’s street children.


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About this organisation

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: Colombia

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Education and training; Shelter, housing, all (3)

Goods categories

Apparel & fashion; Arts, crafts & toys; Books & audiovisual; all (6)