A nice article introducing Racines d’Enfance was published in the December issue of Asie Afrique magazine. In french.
The last 20th of November, Racines d’Enfance celebrated its 10 years with conviviality at the Grand Palais. Everyone, from Senegal or the french provinces, made the journey to Paris to gather. We’re thanking our partner and sponsor without whom this night wouldn’t have been possible : Galerie Liova Perpitch, chocolatier Puyricard, Air France, Imatone, Champagnes FrèreJean Frères, Le petit Médicis, Rue des Cadeaux and MK2 !
During our travel in February 2014, Racines d’Enfance has been able to visit the Ndoss maternity hospital with Aïcha, the nurse. It was decided to renovate the maternity hospital which welcomes more than 300 deliveries per year.
The works has began in May 2014 so that the women can give birth in safe conditions as soon as possible .
The renovation is now finished !
Racines d’Enfance is starting to build its 7th school in the village of Koumbal, Senegal. During the trip to Senegal in March, Racines d’Enfance lay the foundation stone during a ceremony with great pomp.
Today the works are officially launched so that the 114 children who are in temporary cases can be welcome as soon as possible .
Patricia MOWBRAY, President of Racines d’Enfance was laureate of the 11th Trofemina, in the humanitarian category.
The election happened on the 16th of june 2014 in the Wagram room (Paris 17e) with more than 500 guests. It’s a true recognition for the work of all the members of the association, in France and in Senegal. See more