In early March, Oneida Lara of ADEC, organized the School Committees of Health and Hygiene in schools of El Pastal , Fátima and El Chiflador of Marcala department of La Pazthese committees will take care that the children put into practice what they learned in the training given by ADEC, about personal hygiene , also this committes will work on cleaning campaigns in their schools.
Category: Health & Hygiene
On February 5, Oneida Lara of ADEC and Vocational Training Team (VTT) of the Global Grant # 25815 , sponsored by: Rotary Foundation (TRF), Rotary Club of South Jacksonville (D-6970), Fort Mill Rotary Club (D-7750) and the Rotary Club of Copan Ruins (D-4250), led by Rotarian James Chansler gave two trainings in Good Hygiene Habits in schools in the communities of Santa Cruz and San Manuel Colohete in the department of Lempira, gathering approximately 45 people between mothers and children in every school, they explained how to wash hands properly, the importance of hygiene in the home and personal hygiene, how to avoid diseases by drinking water quality. ADEC and VTT group, gift to children grooming a kit, consisting of a towel, soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes and comb. Also, they gave two microscopes in schools, donated by Esperanza Middle School (Maryland) through the Rotary Club Steve King St. Marys County (D-7620).
In mid-November, Oneida Lara of ADEC conducted a cleanup campaign in school of Sisiguara community in the department of La Paz, the children painted and placed signs alluding to good hygiene which guarantees a healthy, were planted trees in the schoolyard as a campaign to protect the environment.