Children of Peru Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity based in New York & dedicated to building a better future for poor children in Peru. We raise funds to make grants to a select group of non-governmental organizations working in Peru to provide better healthcare & education for poor children.

                                             Cynthia Caceres Baker

Check our 2011 & 2012 Audited Financial Statements (2013 coming very soon)


                           Run for Peru program for 2014:
We have guaranteed entries for many running races like the New York Marathon or Big Sur Marathon and Triathlons like the NYCTri or Alcatraz Tri as part of the different official charity programs. Check our Run for Peru 2014 page and get your spots now!!

                                  Big Sur 2015: Secure your spot now!!

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CPF Runner at Big Sur - April 2013

We are currently working with the following organizations:

Samusocial Peru, based in Huaycan (poor neighborhood near Lima), created by the French NGO Samusocial de Paris, they operate two ambulances (one of which was bought by the Children of Peru foundation) that go daily to Huaycan in search of people (mainly children) in need of immediate medical assistance. We financed the construction of new classrooms in the Huaycan high-school as well as a program to fight against tuberculosis and also several yearly operating costs of the ambulances.

MMFC (Medical Missions for Children), a US based 501c3 charity dedicated to providing free quality surgical & dental services to poor & under-privileged children in various countries throughout the world. We sponsor their yearly Cusco mission since 2007 & the new Cajamarca mission since 2010.

Manos Unidas, a Peruvian Non-Profit Organization founded in 2008 in Cusco, created & operates the first private school for special needs children in Cusco: Camino Nuevo. We provided funding for scholarships

EnsenaPeru, a Peruvian Non-Profit Organization based in Lima, part of the Teach For All global network & modeled after the Teach For America famous NGO. We are sponsors of one school and its 2 teachers near Arequipa.

Amantani, a Peruvian & British charity working in the Southern Andes to bridge the gap between school and home for the children around the village of Ccorca.

 

 

 
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