Education

Supporting the kids from Nicaragua 

During this time the Jardin Belen has been supported with fortified food supplements for the children's and families' snacks, we have contributed to deliver personal protective equipment, we provide study materials, reading and crafts for the educational development of children and we have encouraged them to feel empowered through sport with the donation of various sports equipment.

Helping Kids Round First Emergency  Actions 

Due to the covid 19 pandemic, food packages, soap, disinfectant, alcohol and boxes of masks were delivered to avoid contagion among children.  

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A first time visitor to the Belen Day Care will see happy, well-behaved children learning and playing together.  What isn't as obvious is the fact that these 42 children will have a better chance to succeed later in life than many of their peers.

The day care was founded by a Swiss non-profit to meet a need.  Single mothers working for $30 a month in the textile industry needed a safe, nurturing place for their children.   Eveling and Rosa, Two great and committed ladies, run the day care.  Their daily duties include teaching, feeding and caring for the children. 

The school has a classroom, courtyard and a gathering place.  Since Helping Kids Round First began assisting the day care in 2013, they have been able to build an additional classroom.  We donate books and other school supplies, shoes, clothing, toiletries, and, of course, baseball equipment.  Because most of these children have no access to dental care, we limit candy and always bring lots of toothpaste.  With their mothers working long hours to survive, anything that Helping Kids Round First a.nd other can provide goes a long way 

Helping Kids Round First

Improving lives through baseball - Every year we bring baseball equipment and provide instruction to youth in rural Nicaraguan communities. Baseball has a unique ability to both bring together different cultures and teach life lessons helping to provide a foundation on which to improve lives.

ADDRESS

23075 SD Hwy 13, Flandreau, SD 57028
605-864-1341
info@helpingkidsroundfirst.org

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