Sandy is a childhood development specialist and the Director of the Spanish speaking branch of Blossom and Berry. Her passion for baby massage and methods of implementing nurturing touch has inspired her to launch a fundraising campaign to help us support children in Colombia.
The Day of the Little Candles, known as Noche de las Velitas, or Día de las Velitas in Spanish, is celebrated every year on the 7th of December. On Día de las Velitas, people around Colombia light colourful candles and place them all over their towns – on sidewalks, balconies, and windowsills. Learn more about this holiday here!
Our partner organisation, ACADESAN, has harnessed the power of football to keep children and young people away from armed groups and illegal activities. This article explores the method and principles that underpin the use of sports to protect children’s rights and provide them with life-changing opportunities.