Indigenous People Project

 


Please kindly support this project by donating .                     

From Jan 2021 to Feb 2021 we would like to raise £1,500 as funds to build a home for elders Sr Santo and Dona Nair. With Covid-19 restrictions it is not possible for them to keep traveling from one tribe to another. They need a fixed home to stay safe. Please kindly help by donating to this project.   

 

Dear Friends

We are appealing to your generous heart to join us to help the indigenous people of Brazil. All projects are carefully selected by our co-founders Claudia and Mark who visit and follow the implementation of each project from beginning to end on a voluntary basis once a year. Any amount, small or big, is very welcome.

We help grassroots groups of indigenous people who are in the frontline and are guardians of the forest so they keep strong and fighting for the Amazon.

This project is about humanity coming together and truly supporting ancient cultures to thrive. If the indigenous people and the forests thrive, we thrive, if they don't survive, we don't survive. They are the guardians of what is left of our forests and they are the guardians of ancient forms of healing. By helping the indigenous people to be strong on themselves during Covid-19 pandemic we are also helping to preserve the Amazon.

There is much yet to be learned from indigenous people and their culture, yet their individual and cultural survival is seriously threatened by covid-19 as well as modern loggers, miners, multinational corporations, farmers who invade and decimate their forest which is their home.

In donating to our project, you are having an immediate and direct impact on the survival of different indigenous tribes in Brazil as well as the survival of the Amazon .

With this project you are having a positive impact on the lives of a people who have lived for thousands of years teaching humanity about living in harmony with nature. When you tell other people what you have contributed to, you can raise your head with pride that you are making a significant difference to the ecological health of our world.

Act now for the Earth! Thank you!

With deepest gratitude,

Claudia Goncalves and Mark Halliday

 

 

In March 2020 we raised £1528 to help the Apurina people and the Yawanawa people buy tools, seeds and seedlings to plant vegetables and orange trees to reduced their dependence on buying food outside their tribe. With the Pandemic and quarentine time, this became essencial for their survival.           

It was because of your generosity that we were able to help them.  Thank you! 


Please donate, your help is much needed! Click on the button above to support this project

From January 2019 to June 2019 we raised £6,000 to help the Kiriri tribe in Minas build a Culture House where they can do crafts work to generate income essential for the survival of their tribe. We also helped them with the construction of their indigenous school, a space to teach their children their own culture, language, unique identity and rituals.

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our previous projects


Kariri Project in Alagoas
Brazilian Amazon Project
From Aug 2018 to Dec 2018 we raised £3,000 to help the Kariri Xoco tribe of Alagoas to build a flour mill to fight hunger and malnutrition in their Village.

From Sep 2017 to Sep 2018 we raised £9,000 to help the People of the Amazon in Acre  - Brazil - to build a space for elders to gather, share knowledge and teach future generations their tradition. Construction took place in 2019.

problems in Brazil - external resources