Solidarity envelopes for San Juan de Dios

This Thursday, October 29, the inserting campaign was carried out at Colegio Arenas Atlántico Not even the current pandemic situation caused by COVID-19 has been able to support the solidarity and service actions that, as an IB International School, its students carry out, contributing to the society of which they are part to build a better world.

30 Oct 2020

On this occasion, and given the situation in which we live, San Juan de Dios moved to the Arenas Atlántico School in Arucas, so that the students of the 1st year of Baccalaureate of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program could carry out, this Thursday, October 29, the traditional enveloping campaign in which they participate as volunteers every year.


Thus, the Order transferred to the Arenas Atlántico School all the necessary material so that the participating students, within the framework of the Creativity, Action and Service activities, of the International Studies programs, could carry out their volunteer work, separating and enveloping the correspondence that you will send to your affiliates and collaborators in the Christmas campaign.


Delivery of solidarity collection


 

In addition, the representatives of San Juan de Dios received 1,100 euros. This is the part that was decided to allocate to this institution in the solidarity collection that the Arenas School carries out every year and that begins with its Solidarity Career, normally coinciding with the Week of Peace and Non-Violence.


On this occasion, the solidarity of the Educational Community and the effort of the students made it possible to raise € 5,375.87, of which, after deducting the costs of medicalized ambulance and evacuation plan, is distributed between San Juan de Dios, UNICEF, Cruz Roja and Cáritas.