PROJECTS 2016

PROJECT DESCRIPTION CITY PARTNERS & ASSOCIATES
Transfer of Palabrario and Numerario Programs To qualify teachers in their reading and writing skills and to strengthen their concepts and math skills, directed to preschool and primary education, of teaching institutions that work with students in vulnerable conditions. A total of 3.314 students are benefited. Zarzal, Pradera y Floria (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Corona, Genesis Foundation, Fundación Caicedo Gonzalez
Alliance for the quality of Early Childhood Education Contribute towards the improvement of the quality of service in early childhood years, by using a training strategy directed at 150 educational agents (community mothers), the configuration of the learning environments and the strengthening of family bonds. Buenaventura (valle del Cauca, Santander de Quilichao, Puerto Tejada y Villa Rica (Norte del Cauca Fundación Bancolombia, Fundación Propal, Fundación Limat Stufting
Alliance for Early Childhood Education in vulnerable territories Improve the capabilities of 300 educational agents through the implementation of the ¨Saberes¨ program that provides a training strategy, the configuration of learning environments and the strengthening of family bonds. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Limat Stufting, Fundación Corficolombiana
Alliance for Early Childhood Education Improve the capabilities of 120 educational agents through the implementation of the ¨Saberes¨ program that encompasses a training strategy, the configuration of learning environments and the strengthening of family bonds. Puerto Carreño y Cumaribo (Vichada) Fundación Bancolombia
Alliance for Early Childhood Education in vulnerable territories Improve the capabilities of 400 educational agents through the implementation of the ¨Saberes¨ program that provides a training strategy, the configuration of learning environments and the strengthening of family bonds. Buenaventura (valle del Cauca, Santander de Quilichao, Puerto Tejada, Villa Rica y Padilla (Norte del Cauca) Fundación Limat Stufting, Fundación Bancolombia, Fundación Corficolombiana, Fundación Propal
Training leaders in citizens skills and skills for life Strengthen 170 leaders in skills of social control and active political participation of grassroots organizations in Buenaventura, through the strengthening of skills in: negotiation, management, communication and territorial development Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Corona, Fundación Ford
Older Adult community: care, inclusion and tradition Improve the living conditions of 500 older adults based on the individual, family or collective by rescuing their traditions to re-dignify their value to society Cali, Buenaventura y Versalles (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Nelly Ramirez Moreno, Fundación Saldarriaga Concha
Improvement of the social and labor conditions of women in situations of vulnerability Strengthen the abilities of 100 women to facilitate their social insertion into the labor market, through training processes followed by technical and social support. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Mainel y Castilla León
¨Golazo¨: a sports strategy of reconciliation and permanence in school for children and young people Prevent violence and build a culture of peace in 305 boys, girls and young people through the ¨Golazo¨ initiative, a massive soccer promotional activity. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Trafigura Foundation
¨Golazo¨: a sports strategy of reconciliation and permanence in school for children and young people Prevent violence and build a culture of peace in 509 boys, girls and young people through the ¨Golazo¨ initiative, a massive soccer promotional activity. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) ACDI VOCA
¨Golazo¨: a sports strategy of reconciliation and permanence in school for children and young people Prevent violence and build a culture of peace in 100 boys, girls and young people through the ¨Golazo¨ initiative, a massive soccer promotional activity in the Comuna 18. Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Mapfre
¨Golazo¨: a sports strategy of reconciliation and permanence in school for children and young people Promote and strengthen the population around sports and the organization as well as community participation, regarding the development of social and sporting abilities in 200 girls, boys, adolescents and young people. Cali, Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Bancolombia
Promotion of quality education in vulnerable communities Promote quality education in vulnerable communities, through the improvement of factors associated with the quality and management of opportunities for the integral development of 5.442 beneficiaries. Cali, Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Corficolombiana
Palabrario and Numerario Implement a pedagogical model that promotes the development of abilities in reading and writing and the development of mathematical logical thinking, based on problem situations in teachers and students from preschool to fifth grade. Beneficiaries: 218 teachers. Padilla y Santander de Quiichao (Norte del Cauca) Fundación Corona, Génesis Foundation
SOBRESBUN & SOTRAPORT Contribute towards competitiveness and sustainability of the SOBRESBUN and SOTRAPORT S.A.S. companies through the directing, managerial, business an operational strengthening based on their human talent. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) C.I. de Azucares y Mieles S.A. CIAMSA
Endowment of the Training Cente Provide technical tools for educational activities at the Corporación Señor de los Milagros – El Vergel, Comuna 13 Cali (Valle del Cauca) Embajada del Japón
Designs for the Urban Renovation of the Manzana del Saber (Block of Knowledge) Develop studies and technical designs for the final phase of the project: Urban Renovation of the Manzana del Saber Cali (Valle del Cauca) Biblioteca Departamental Jorge Garces Borrero
Strengthening of banking partners Improve the management capabilities of 40 businessmen that are banking partners of Bancolombia, through the implementation of a business and staggered social reinforcement, oriented towards sustainability and unit growth strategy Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Bancolombia
Strengthening of banking partners level II Improve the management capabilities of 110 businessmen that are banking partners of Bancolombia, through the implementation of a business and staggered social reinforcement, oriented towards sustainability and unit growth strategy Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Bancolombia
Transfer of methodology and support for the implementation of Palabrario y Numerario Progrfams Complete the transfer of the methodology and support the implementation of a training program, with emphasis in methodologies and use of didactic resources, to assist in the training of teaching practices in developing reading, writing and logical mathematical abilities in pre-school and basic primary grade students. This would benefit 4.460 students. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Corona, Genésis Foundation, Fundación Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Buenaventura
Network of Libraries Strengthen the strategies for cultural services in Buenaventura based on the creation and development of a portfolio of library services supported by representative city centers. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Alcaldía Distrital de Buenaventura
Evaluation of the Social Management results Evaluate the results of the social management program at the Fundación Buenamar, in their area of corporate influence, and support them in the process of developing their strategic planning. Palermo, Sitio Nuevo (Magdalena) Fundación Buenamar
Inclusion in labor programs Achieve the employment inclusion of 160 young people in conditions of vulnerability Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) ACDI VOCA
Strengthen productive units Contribute towards the improvement of quality of life in the vulnerable communities that have productive units, improving socio-business abilities, through the implementation of a business and social program, oriented towards the sustainability of these units in their businesses. Buenaventura, (Valle del cauca) Fundación Saldarriaga Concha
Adaptation of Community Housing Contribute to the integral development of the community with the adaptation of the community housing at La Palera. Buenaventura, (Valle del cauca) Compañía de Puerto Asociados S.A. COMPAS
Professional work training programs Develop integral professional training programs, within the framework of the expanding agendas offered by the SENA. Beneficiaries 840 people. Cali (Valle del Cauca) Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje SENA
Integral transformation of the Colegio Señor de los Milagros Continue the integral transformation of the Colegio Señor de los Milagros, El Vergel, by improving the existing infrastructure as well as the support of the educational association for the appropriation of learning areas Cali (Valle del Cauca) Corporacion Señor de los Milagros – Comunidad Jesuita de Alemania
Promote quality education in vulnerable communities Promote quality education in vulnerable communities, through the improvement of associated factors of quality and management of opportunities for the integral development of 4,163 beneficiaries Cali, Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Corficolombiana
Implementation of an improvement strategy Implement an improvement strategy regarding the educational and administrative process in early childhood education that would favor the access, transit and permanence of the girls and boys in the educational environment. Cali, Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca); Pasto, Tumaco, Sandoná, Yacuanquer (Nariño); Pereira (Risaralda); Manizalez, Anserma, Belalcazar (Caldas) Fundación Bancolombia
Business Accompaniment Design and implement labor requalifications of the process at the Asociación Hoja de Caña company, regarding the new activities that will be undertaken. Also, consolidate their corporate structure to reach levels of socio-business autonomy. Beneficiaries: 27 workers Palmira (Valle del Cauca) Ingenio del Cauca – INCAUCA
Transfer of Methodology the Business Plan Module, from the Collective Entrepreneurship, to train a group of 100 recyclers Cartagena (Bolivar) Polipropileno del Caribe S.A – ESENTTIA
Business strengthening Strengthen the administrative managing capabilities as well as the strategic vision of the associates in the ENTER+ program to reach the consolidation and sustainability of their company Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Bancolombia
Library and Cultural Services Contribute towards improving the quality of life of the communities through the access to educational, cultural and technological services that would strengthen the cultural identity Cali (Valle del Cauca) Red de Biblioteca Cali, Red de Biblioteca Nacional, Asociación Cultural Kinray, Asociación Experiencia Creativa, Fundación Culturarte
Transfer of Methodology Transfer the methodology of the Brújula program, to the Fundación Dividendo por Colombia, for the development of the social intervention process in the ¨stay in school¨ program Barranquilla (Atlantico) Fundación Dividendo por Colombia
Recycling The Carvajal Foundation with the assistance of several different companies, between 2010 and 1014 completed a training and support program with the recycling group from the open air Navarro garbage dump in the city of Cali. As a next step to this process, three (3) of the organizations decided to start a company that allowed for additional steps in the development chain, by using the transformation of one of the most available materials – plastic.
Once the company was organized and the business plan had been completed, the Carvajal Foundation provided the technical and administrative support to the assembly and operating process of the plant that would transform the plastic into raw material for the neighboring industry, and they found a local partner in the Carvajal Empaques (packaging) company.
Cali (Valle del Cauca) Carvajal Empaques
Employability Contribute towards the improvement of the technical and social abilities of 670 people who live in vulnerable areas to assist in their insertion into the labor forces with the support of the private sector Cali y Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Caja de Compensación Familiar del Valle del Cauca Comfenalco
Assistance/Support Centers – Llave de Saber Strengthen the service at the Assistance/Support Centers and the updating and follow through of the functions of technical applications as well as new programs developed by the Llave del Saber, that would guarantee an effective operation as well as a remote technical support for the libraries presently in operations as well as the new ones that will be added to the implementation process of this information system Colombia Ministerio de Cultura
Implementation of the Complementary Extra-curricular activities, with emphasis on the coffee cultural heritage Combine administrative and financial technical efforts to update, deliver and socialize the guidelines document for the implementation of Complementary after-school activities, with an emphasis on coffee cultural heritage in 8 certified territories Caldas, Manizales; Risaralda, Pereira, Dosquebradas; Quindio, Armenia y Valle del Cauca Ministerio de Educación Nacional
Implementation of the Complementary Extra-curricular activities with an emphasis in photographic archives Implement the Complementary Extra-curricular activities with emphasis on photographic archives, through the development of the training models of educational institutions that have been prioritized in Buenaventura, using, as a basis, the pillars of permanence, cultural identity and recuperation of the local historic memory. Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Children Change Colombia
Strengthening of flexible educational models Strengthen the flexible educational models specifically those that pertain to the Accelerated Learning and Brújula Programs, in 35 of the official educational institutions classrooms. Beneficiaries are 850 boys and girls and 35 teachers. Cali (Valle del Cauca) Secretaria de Educación Municipal de Cali
Strengthen business management Support business partners of COOLIMVA, DINAMIZADORES and ARLEYO S.A.S by providing maintenance services for drain outlets, channels and separation structures of the Indio-Guarruz ravine and the maintenance of the Laguna Charco Azul. Cali (Valle del Cauca) EMCALI
Transfer of Methodology Transfer the methodology regarding the integral social intervention model, oriented specifically at strengthening the social fabric surrounding the infrastructure projects. Puente Nacional (Santander) Fundación Nelly Ramirez Moreno
Improvement in the life of older adults Implement the project called ¨Recreation and Preventive Health for the older adult – Comuna 11¨. 800 individuals are benefited by this program Cali (Valle del Cauca) Secretaria del Deporte Municipal de Cali
Educational assistance for students with disabilities Improve pertinent practices that will guarantee the access, permanence and all the abilities to exercise their rights to an education to students with disabilities and/or exceptional talents within the framework of inclusive education. In twelve (12) offices of
Certified Territorial Entities and 24 educational prioritized establishments in urban and rural areas.
“Antioquia, Atlántico, Quindío, Santander y Putumayo.
Jamundí, Tumaco, Pasto, Cúcuta, Buenaventura, Villavicencio y Popayán”
Ministerio de Educación Nacional
Socio-economic Characterization Complete a socio-economic characterization study in the Albornoz neighborhood of Cartagena, offering support to the Fundación Puertos de Cartagena. Cartegena (Bolivar) Fundación Puerto de Cartagena
Access to flexible education Implement programs for flexible education (Brújula and Accelerated Learning) to students in vulnerable conditions that present difficulties in participating in the traditional learning offer. Buenaventura, Cali, Yumbo (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Dividendo por Colombia
Systematization of social experience Implement training and support processes regarding the systematization methodology, directed to the work team of the Fundación Manuelita, with the purpose of jointly building the systematization document regarding the experience called Educate One by One. Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Manuelita
Innovative and quality education Train and support teachers, students and families (in-situ) to strengthen the implementation and sustainability of the intervention completed during Phase I, where several strategies were developed that encouraged the permanence of students in the educational system and in the appropriation of the ICT´s. Cali, Palmira y Candelaria (Valle del Cauca) Fundación Scarpetta Gnecco
Social Accompaniment Strengthen the social fabric of the inhabitants in the neighborhood of the Llano Verde project in Ciudad Cordoba of Cali, through the application of their own methodologies, allowing them to develop components of community organization, productive inclusion and management of a healthy habitat as a function of the roots/basis of their territory. Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fondo Nacional de Vivienda – FONVIVIENDA
Social work training Train 450 women in: public politics, motivation to change and personal improvement, entrepreneurship, creation and administration of companies for entrepreneurs and solidarity economy Cali (Valle del Cauca) Fundación SINGER
Inclusive Education Strengthen the offers of educational support services in 130 official educational establishments of the 34 municipalities that are not certified, that report registration of students with disabilities, with talents and exceptional abilities, to assist in the educational and curricular processes, as well as offer technical experience and accompaniment to the teachers and teaching directors of the educational establishments, encompassing curricular flexibility, evaluation and promotion of students within the framework of inclusive education. Cali (Valle del Cauca) Gobernación del Valle- Secretaria de Educación Departamental
Generating income for the highly vulnerable population Contribute to the improvement of the quality of life of vulnerable populations, through their training, to enable them to become a part of the work force with the support from the public-private sector. Cali y Buenaventura (Valle del Cauca) Cuso Internacional