We know how important the summer months are for both young childrenand youth who have nowhere to go when the school doors close.Ensuring that these young learners have access to educational opportunitiesalong with having their basic needs met under adequate adultsupervision is one of our highest priorities.

Thanks to generous individuals like you, we can keep our doors openat The Centro Mater Wellness Summer Camp. The program reinforcesessential reading and writing skills through a literacy curriculum andallows children to further develop their gifts and talents. Recreationalactivities include instructive field trips, physical education, and enrichmentclasses in arts and crafts, music and dance. All children enrolledare also guaranteed 2/3 of their daily nutritional needs with a balancedbreakfast, lunch, and snack. What better way to support disadvantagedchildren in reaching their full potential?

You can provide all of the above for just $100 a week per child, $500 amonth or $1,000 for the whole summer. You may also mail a check to:Centro Mater Foundation, 418 SW 4th Avenue, Miami, FL 33130. Ifyou need additional information, or prefer to make a credit card donationvia telephone, please call Marbelys de la Osa at (305) 545-6049.

Your gift, of any size, will help keep our doors wide open and give childrenfrom all walks of life an opportunity to change their futures.

You can make it happen!