The school currently does not have an indoor facility larger than a classroom to host events, sports, theatre presentations or otherwise. The goal is to raise USD54,500 to build a dry multipurpose room for such activities once children can return to school.
About Chicuchas Wasi: Chicuchas Wasi began in 1987 focused on the society’s tolerated human rights violations of the many abandoned children, as young as 6 years old, surviving alone on the streets of Cusco, Peru. Chicuchas Wasi created a safe house including nutrition, health care, school, life skills, and more.
Chicuchas Wasi School for Girls provides free, primary education, emphasising personal development, empowerment, and academics. We stress personal values, integrity, self-esteem and social responsibility for an adult life of quality, dignity, gender equality, and financial independence. Chicuchas Wasi School maintains a big presence in the community with cultural celebrations, supporting social issues and women’s issues and to spread the value and importance of education for girls.
Since their foundation they have supported 300 number of girls in Cusco, Peru.
Fundraising goal: USD54,500
Number of children impacted: 126
United Nation's Sustainable development goal: Quality Education
Charity registration number: EIN 680188327