February 2020 Newsletter

Already further into 2020, there is a lot of work and new projects for the Bajío Community Foundation (FCB); Here we present a summary of the activities carried out during February of this year and some of the upcoming activities for March.

IRAPUATO

VISIT OF THE REGIONAL DELEGATE OF EDUCATION TO TELESECUNDARIA DE TARETAN

This month the works carried out in November last year were made at the 781 “Frida Kahlo” tele-Secundaria where the classrooms were painted and the school bathrooms were rebuilt to offer a dignified and healthy place for young people who study here.

ROUTE BY COMMUNITIES | SEDESHU AND JAPANESE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

In the constant search for new alliances and to strengthen ties with the organizations with which we have collaborated in the past, we made a series of visits to the main projects that the FCB team has made a reality; From representatives of the Secretary of Social and Human Development of the State of Guanajuato to representatives of companies, with the Regional Director of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Mexico A.C. Which has been a vital ally to achieve participation and alliance with the companies that surround the communities we serve.

 

YOUTH TOURNAMENT | CASTRO DEL RÍO

Also to prevent youth from ill habits, we have held the Youth Soccer Tournament in Irapuato, where various teams from different communities competed for the “Inter-Communities” cup where the Ex-Hacienda team won. Márquez, with a score of 3 to 1 against the Taretan team.

Ex-Hacienda de Márquez’s Team, Champions of the tournament

These actions and more are part of the program agreed in the Multisectoral Alliance for Local Development on the Education, Training and Employability project.

LINK WITH THE MUNICIPALITY | IRAPUATO

On Tuesday, February 11, different members of the Foundation team attended the offices of the General Directorate of Municipal Health, where they were received by the representatives and directors of various Municipal government agencies to coordinate actions to increase the effectiveness of the programs and projects that each of the organizations has established.

 

 

HOME DEPOT DONATION | LO DE JUÁREZ

Besides, in February, we had to receive a donation from Home Depot clients, where more than 60,000 pesos were collected that will be used to signify the entrance of the 49 “Luis Chávez Orozco” tele-secundaria school in Lo de Juárez.

 

 

 

 


SILAO

TOY DONATION | NUEVO REFUGIO

In Silao, Guanajuato; Toys were delivered to the children of the community of Nuevo Refugio in honor of the Three Kings, the little ones of the community were able to spend an afternoon of games and surprises with their new toys. Everything possible thanks to the Toys donation made by the American Axle & Manufacturing company and the promotional work of our collaborator Monserrat Arroyo.

TOURNAMENT OF LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP | SAN AGUSTÍN DE LAS FLORES

On February 13 in San Agustín de las Flores the “Tournament of Love and Friendship” was held in commemoration of Valentine’s Day. In the tournament, the uniforms that the Fundación Comunitria del Bajío donated to the tele-Secundaria were used.


SAN LUIS DE LA PAZ

SLIGHTING DONATION | MINERAL DE POZOS

The Foundation also works in the northeast of the state, and on this occasion in San Luis de la Paz, the FCB donated to the Mineral de Pozos community; The foundation donated 930 light bars, 30 small lamps and 10 mega reflectors that will be used in public areas of the community to prevent crimes and vandalism that are common in the area.

 

 

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CONSTRUCTION OF THE SOCIAL FABRIC

LINK | CITIBANAMEX VOLUNTEER

New possibilities are opened with the CitiBanamex volunteer service. Thanks to the work meeting between the Director of our Foundation, Adriana Cortés and Vanessa González, Director of Fomento Social Banamex A.C. They prepared a voluntary service program for the Bajío region in Guanajuato.

CLOTHING DONATION | DELSOL SHOPS

The “Del Sol” store in Irapuato donated in kind to the Bajío Community Foundation, between clothing and costumes, this donation allows us to distribute, to people who need it, clothing in good condition and the costumes can be used in groups artistic and theatrical that the Foundation conforms.

 

Thank you Del Sol stores


The month of February ended and we are very satisfied with everything achieved, we continue to plan and schedule new actions for the communities, so stay tuned for the monthly newsletters to be informed of the main events and events of the Foundation and all their allies.

The work of the Bajío Community Foundation depends on professionals in different areas, fieldwork, bureaucratic management and a lot of dialogue, with organizations and communities to push and achieve all their projects, you can help us continue the work by donating in this page, you can make your donation in any currency; You can also support us by sharing the publications made by the Foundation through this medium or by following our different Social Networks: Facebook, Twitter or Youtube; Support the Foundation and support the Bajío communities.