Add a place to the table


It ‘s a nutritional project, education and recreation for children and youth in the slums of the city of Medellin, Colombia. For all a dining table, a table to learn, a table to play .

Colombia has lived for more than 40 years in the civil war and sees growing progressively the armed conflict and violence. In this context, has grown and aggravated more and more the phenomenon of “Street Children” , children and adolescents who are victims of family and school abandonment, living on alms and acts of petty crime.

With the “Add a place at the table” project the Josephites of Murialdo, with MURIALDO WORLD non-profit organization, they want to ensure that every day hundreds of children and young people, aged less than 14 years, would have hospitality and assistance:


– a hot meal ( a table to eat ),

– educators who accompany them on the school journey ( a table to learn ),

– a place where they can play ( a table to play ),

in order to provide opportunities for social integration and support for children and their families to counter the rates of violence and lawlessness in the area, involving as much as possible the parents in the educational development of their children.


Full Project Plan


You can further contribute to the maintenance of the project with a donation by bank transfer with the following coordinates:

IBAN code: IT17 E076 0103 2000 0100 1330 032. BIC/SWIFT: BPPIITRRXXX
Bank: Banco Posta – 00144 Roma
Reason: Project Add a place to the table