Leonore's Third Learning Centre Bali Children's Project has just opened the doors of the Leonore G. Calaustro Learning Centre, located in a remote village of Bali. This is the third Leonore G. Calaustro Learning Centre in Bali, dedicated to the memory of Leonore, Brian's wife. The project transformed an old teachers house and turned it into a wonderful [...]
Suryani's Story We're always excited to see what our former graduates have been up to since finishing school. Recently we heard from Suryani, a 2018 school graduate who has managed to achieve her dream, while laying out an exciting career path. Suryani's Sponsorship Suryani was one of hundreds of children who have been sponsored by Bali Children's Project. [...]
101 Heroes and Bali Children's Project Open Third Library in Bali In a wonderful start to the year, we opened the Gaddi Family Library in rural Tabanan, north Bali. The library included a mini renovation and a full compliment of new furniture, supplies and of course our tradmark mural. It's thanks to funding from 101 Heroes, who donated [...]
15 Children Sponsored in December In a wonderful end to 2019 for sponsorships, new sponsors in December enabled up to give 15 new children a future in school. Our thanks to new December sponsors of Heidi, Yumiko, The Wesco Girls, Sophie & Yusuf & Novi, Alfredo, Barry, Griffin, Ekaterina, Mita, Senthil, Susanne & Adam and Jo & Family. [...]
2019 Year Review Thanks to the kindness of supporters, Bali Children's Project achieved an incredible amount in 2019. Thank you for supporting us in 2019 and we can't wait to help more children in 2020. To support Bali Children's Project in 2020, please get in touch, or visit our [...]
In November we celebrated a huge milestone in Child Protection Workshops, while getting started on our latest round of school and library building projects. High schools across Bali celebrated a massive World AIDS day and students in Siakin had a sneak peak at their upcoming Learning Centre!
Six Children Sponsored in November Thanks to new sponsors in November, Bali Children's Project were able to sponsor six more children for school. Our sincere gratitude to Ryan, the Tarafder Family, Alesia, Karsa Spa and Ruth for becoming sponsors. It means that their school careers are now safe and these children no longer face the prospect of dropping [...]
World AIDS Day 2019 - the 1st of December - was the biggest ever event of it's kind in Bali, with thousands of students in Bali turning out to educate their communities. Student Health Groups Bali is the only place in Indonesia to have mandatory student health groups (known as KSPAN) in every high school. It's a school club [...]
Bali Children's Project is delighted to announce our latest success in educating over 7,800 students with Child Protection workshops in 2019. It has been an incredible year for the Child Protection program and we are ending on a huge high. Child Protection Workshops Starting with pilot workshops in 2016, Bali Children's [...]
Student Health Groups Key to the Future High school students are leading the charge against HIV in Bali - stepping up the battle by delivering their own HIV education in their classrooms, schools and communities. It's part of Bali Children's Project's development plan to give student groups the support they need to have an impact. HIV in Bali [...]
10 Ways you Can Help Children in Bali this Christmas Sponsor a Child for School $40 USD per month It's a gift that keeps on giving - for a lifetime. Help change the future for a child who is about to drop out of school. You'll receive regular updates about how your sponsorship is [...]
What an incredible month in October as we opened two more schools, delivered 212 backpacks, sponsored 9 children for school and much more!
More Backpack Joy in Bali As school is back in full swing, the Bali Children's Project team have been busy delivering more school backpacks for hundreds of children. School entry backpacks are designed to give elementary age students all they need for school. Far more than a single backpack, they come full of shoes, uniforms, supplies and all [...]
Nine Children Sponsored in October Thanks to our latest new sponsors, nine children made their way off of our Sponsorship Waiting List and are on their way to graduating school. There are a range of costs involved in accessing school in Bali, meaning children from the poorest families end up dropping out. With no graduation certificate, they cannot [...]
Bali Children's Project is delighted to announce the opening of another two schools in Bali, thanks to funding from Karmagawa. The two schools - one kindergarten and one library - are both located in one of Bali's most rural areas. It brings the number of schools supported by Karmaagawa in Bali to a massive seventeen – impacting thousands of [...]
Over 200 backpacks delivered, two schools opened, 11 children sponsored and more from in our jam packed September enewsletter.
Appeal Impact After an amazing response to our School Entry Backpack appeal, the Bali Children's Project team have been busy delivering backpacks kindly donated by supporters. With over 200 school entry backpacks raised, the appeal is helping hundreds of children to go to elementary school with all the supplies they need. Sadly for many children, their families struggle [...]
A Blooming Surprise Bali Children’s Project have just completed another kindergarten renovation, this time with the help of local supporter businesss Blooming Lotus Yoga. Blooming Lotus kindly donated to renovate Demulih Kindergarten – a school that was in plenty of need. Although the school had a large building (previously part of an older elementary school), the school was [...]
September: Eleven Children Sponsored Eleven children are staying in school, thanks to new sponsors in September. These children are the lucky ones. Although they are from poor families, the sponsorships now mean they will be able to finish high school. Without this sponsorship they would have dropped out. Our thanks to September's kind sponsors of Juanita, Ethan, Olivia, [...]
Multiple Donors Create a New Library Thanks to several library donations, supporters have clubbed together to transform yet another library. Many supporters will be aware that libraries in Bali are almost non-existent. Although there is a designated building in each school, most libraries do not have quality books or supplies to run a library. Libraries come in different shapes [...]