Donation of gifts and food, organized by Traditional Indigenous Authorities of Colombia Gobierno Mayor

Tu Bienestar invites the Externadista community to participate in this initiative that seeks to collect items for indigenous children from 0 to 12 years old. The donathon will take place from November 8 to 19 at El Solar I.

This campaign seeks to benefit children of the Sikuani, Mapayerri, Nasa, Pijao, Inga Camëntsá, Emberá Dovida, Embera Eyabida, Embera Katio, Zenú, Siriano, Cubeo, Piapocos, Misak, Yanacona, Andaki, Wounan, Wayuu, Muina and Coreguaje peoples, which are located in 22 departments of Colombia, who have been victims of forced displacement, armed conflict and natural phenomena such as rain, intense droughts and other natural disasters.

The current census of children to be benefited is 6,461, of which 51% are boys and 49% girls.

List of suggested gifts and items:

Group of boys and girls from 0 to 5 years old

Infant clothing, Baby bottles, Mobile phones, Rattles, Blankets, Chargers, Bathtubs, Cots, Thermometers, Baby monitors, Chargers, Changing tables, Strollers, Rocker chairs, Hammocks, Parasols, Didactic computers, Children’s didactic medical kits, Children’s desks, Balls of all kinds, hoola-hoops, Bicycles, Tricycles, Maracas, Toy pianos, Flutes, Drums, Milk powder, Diapers, Wet wipes, Body cream.

Group of boys and girls from 5 to 12 years old

Children’s clothing, Shirts, Blouses, Pants, Skirts, Jackets, Coats, Sweatshirts, Shoes, Sandals, Boots, Underwear, Notebooks, Pencil cases, Bags, Backpacks, Coloring books, Books, Skates, Balls, Bicycles, Game consoles, Tablets, Tabletop computers, Laptop computers, table games, Chess, Dominoes, Playing cards, Puzzles, Cars, Dolls, Children’s dresser, Beauty toys for girls, Toy kitchen, Bows, Balaclavas, Earrings, Mouth covers, Alcohol, Gauze, Iodine, Gloves; non-perishable food: Rice, Oil, Beans, Lentils, Peas, Chickpeas, Spaghetti, Soup, pasta, Canned goods, Eggs, Sausage, Sugar, Coffee, Panela, Oatmeal, Arepa flour, Corn, Disinfectant, Dialysis probes, Wheelchairs, Crutches, Canes, Adult walkers, Beds, Ventilators, Cots, Mattresses.