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The Centre of Excellence in Alternative Care of Children, India trains Directors from the Don Bosco National Forum for Youth at Risk

August 2, 2016 --- On July 20, The Centre for Excellence in Alternative Care for Children organized a training session for regional directors of the Don Bosco National Forum for the Young at Risk program. The training session’s main focus was on the concept of alternative care for the youth of India.

A Call to Serve

July 14, 2016 --- This December, CERI will return to Romania to reach out to youth trapped in difficult circumstances with the good news of God’s love, and provide tangible care in the form of new winter boots and socks. We will travel to rural areas in the north of Romania and to Ferentari, a Roma (Gypsy) slum in Bucharest.

Kugasaruthy & Satheeska

June 22, 2016 --- The need for the CERI Food Security Program in Sri Lanka has been confirmed again by a newly published report by the Sri Lankan Department of Census and Statistics - “The Spatial Distribution of Poverty in Sri Lanka” depicts the current situation of Sri Lanka’s impoverished population.

Project Ruth Celebrates Four Years of Excellence

June 22, 2016 --- CERI and Project Ruth marked their fourth year in partnership, operating Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Ferentari district in Bucharest. Since 2012, the two organizations have worked to empower the Roma community through counseling, employment and vocational training. In its fourth year, the program exceeded its goals in nearly all of its five service areas!

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