For five nights, Cine Drive-in received almost 600 cars with people to watch movies in Foz do Iguaçu. In addition to selling the ticket, the organizers asked for donations. Thus, half a ton of food and products were collected for the poorest people.
The idea came up during the Covid-19 pandemic to help families who cannot afford to pay for a traditional funeral service. A coffin costs around 540 dollars (12,000 Mexican pesos), but cardboard coffins cost less than 9 dollars (200 Mexican pesos).
Friends and families of the team are also volunteering for this cause. Local police officials and NGOs have joined hands with them. Meals are given to slum dwellers, daily wage and migrant workers, orphanages, old age homes and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike workers.
The game was created by non-profit Peripheral Vision International (PVI) and mobile communications provider Viamo. The gaming platform provides interactive learning through spoken audio in Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi, Ghana, Madagascar and Nepal. It is possible to play the game without Internet connection, which is crucial for a geographically remote and…
These taylors work at Estamparia Social, a micro-company created by former inmates, in São Paulo. Some masks were purchased by the NGO Sê-los to be donated with hygiene material to employees and inmates of a Hortolândia penitentiary in the countryside.
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