- Haren Alde of Castilla and León is raising awareness about the social task of the Augustinian Recollects in the classrooms of St. Augustine school.
09-02-2015 Valladolid, Spain
The St. Augustine school of the Augustinian Recollects of the capital of Castilla- Leon includes solidarity awareness as one of its principal values to be taught and practiced. The presence of the NGOD of the Augustinian Recollects in the installations of the school facilitates the work of raising this awareness
On the 27th last February, The St. Augustine School of the Augustinian Recollects in Valladolid, Spain celebrated once again this year its Benefit Dinner forthe Socio-educational projects of the Augustinian Recollects in the Brazilian Amazons.

It´s been years since this education center has actively participated in the direct support of the Hope Centers of Labrea, Tapaua and Pauni, managed by the same religious order and provide children and adolescence of these localities of the Brazilian Amazons, educational support, feeding reinforcement, semi-professional training and healthy recreation combined with teaching of social values.

The NGOD of the Augustinian Recollects, Haren Alde, a collaborator of the head start of the Benefit Dinner each year, has started recently with the campaign of raising awareness in various classes and courses specially with the students of the obligatory secondary and pre-university programs.

The volunteers and the representatives of Haren Alde visit the classes and explain the motives why the Augustinian Recollects do social and evangelization works, principal projects and transmit the daily life of the the beneficiaries to the daily lives of the beneficiaries to the students of St. Augustine, so that they can be transmitters of solidarity and social justice.

The St. Augustine School with the Haren Alde Castilla and León and its own group of volunteers has carried out during the year a series of solidarity activities in such a way that the students of this Valladolid school would not find strange the lives of the people in need of social justice in Sierra Leone, Brazil and other places. Recently a Solidarity Race was held and was a great success. And the next Dinner for the benefit of the “Hope Centers” has been arranged, as well as Charity Sandwich Project, the solidarity Day and many more events of big and small scales. This is one way of explaining and praticing this important value of St. Augustine´s: Solidarity.

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