What does Catalyst Foundation do and what is their mission?
Catalyst Foundation’s Project
Project Name: Project Backpack
The Collective Philanthropy Project allows us to fund the holistic Project Backpack program – to give our children the opportunity to become students in primary and secondary schools, provide opportunities to educate families and local residents about trafficking, children rights and child development, to feed all the school children in the community, monitor and ensure children’s health, and teach simple, sustainable and practical means of earning an income.
EDUCATION – $27,500
We will increase enrollment of 200 Raglai children in primary and secondary schools throughout rural Ninh Thuận Province.
COMMUNITY EDUCATION – $3,500
We will provide community education for children so that they can succeed in school, for adults who need basic literacy education and for the community who must learn basic life skills, human rights, and child development.
FOOD – $10,000
To feed all 200 school children in the Raglai community.
MEDICAL & DENTAL – $3,500
Monitor and evaluate program to ensure sustainable health improvements for 200 children.
VOCATIONAL TRAINING – $15,000
Teach simple, sustainable and practical means of earning an income.