Nutrious Food Program School Project

GENERAL INFORMATION

Combat child malnutrition with healthy lunch boxes and promote proper nutrition through training for parents.

Child Nutrition Program:

  • The children of the Simon Lozano Garcia School do not have adequate food for their development and academic performance.
  • One of our goals is to promote a culture of healthy and nutritious food for children and parents
  • Prevent the increase of child malnutrition.

WHY THIS IS IMPORTANT

  • 31 million Peruvians with 78% of the urban population.
  • Children represent 33% of the population: 10.6 million.
  • La Libertad Region represents a population of 1,778 million.
  • Chronic malnutrition affected 12.2% of the population under five years of age in 2018.
  • In 2018, anemia (lack of red blood cells) reached 46.1% in girls and boys aged 6 to 35 months.
  • In the Florence District of Mora, 47% of children suffer from anemia.

Description of the project. Main features, strengths and differentials.

Our vision is to break the cycle of chronic childhood malnutrition in children by delivering nutritious lunch boxes.

Child Nutrition Program

The children of the school in Florecía de Mora have a higher prevalence of chronic malnutrition. We organize a program of nutritious lunchboxes to complement the breakfasts of the students of the Simón Lozano García school that is located in one of the poorest districts of the La Libertad region.

COMPOSITION OF THE NUTRITIVE LONCHERA

For the six (6) months of the school year.
A chicken sandwich, a fruit and a bottle of water.
Total healthy lunchbox price = $ 5000 for the six (6) months of the school year.
The value of the healthy lunchbox for each child is = 3 soles, for a population of 30 students who have problems with child malnutrition at the primary level of Simón Lozano García School for a period of six (6) months, this nutritious lunchbox will be delivered daily.


Why this is important

After doing an evaluation in each grade of the primary level of the Simón Lozano García School located in the district of Florencia de Mora, an average of 5 students per grade were detected with malnutrition problems.


Team and experience

Staff:
Juan Castillo Morales: President CEO and funder.
Joana atte Medina: Doctor- was responsible for evaluating the Children with malnutrition problems
Emilio Shimpukat: Project manager.
Aurea Morales Alva: Pedagogy Coordinator.
Peruvian and international.


SOCIAL COMMITMENT

Solidarity
We are an official NGO founded in Trujillo-Peru in 2013 with the purpose of creating a community that shares values: ethics, morals and solidarity. To fight against social problems, we participate in a better education based on these values, from early childhood in school and at home. We invest in these children because they are our future and the basis of the community we build, one of the main problems that exist in school is child malnutrition that causes their academic performance, growth and development is not optimal and which will be fought through training for parents about nutritious food.
The boys and girls of the Simon Lozano Garcia School located in the Florencia de Mora district have a higher prevalence of chronic malnutrition. We organize a program of healthy lunchboxes consisting of (a fruit, a sandwich and a bottle of water) nutritious to complement the students' breakfasts that are located in one of the poorest districts of the La Libertad region.

MATERIAL    MINIMUM   OPTIMUM

Healthy Lunch Box –
COMPOSITION OF NUTRIOUS LUNCH. Price of the healthy lunch box= S/ 3.00 Soles (chicken sandwich, a piece of fruit, water bottle).

Price of Healthy Lunch box per Child= S/ 3.00 Soles.

Price for Healthy Lunch box X 30 children = S/ 90.00 Soles.

Total Price= S/ 16.560 Soles (90 soles total target population X 184 days) for six months of the school year.

Total Price for the Healthy Lunch box= € 4435.50 for (6) months of the school year.
Source: Valuta.nl, retrieved 25th of November, 2019.

The value of the healthy lunchbox for each child is 3 soles, for a population of 30 students who have problems with child malnutrition at the primary level of Simon Lozano Garcia School for the remaining six (6) months to complete the school year (July to December) this nutritious lunchbox will be delivered daily.
Rounded up € 4.500

Additional Healthy Lunch Box –
COMPOSITION OF THE HEALTHY LUNCH BOX WITH ADDITIONALS For six months additional the lunch box will contain the same products, so a chicken sandwich, a piece of fruit and a bottle of water.  Total Price will be again 90 soles for the 30 children participating, and then 183 days.

Total Price= S/ 16.470 Soles (90 soles total target population X 183 days) for six months of the school year.

Total Price for the Healthy Lunch box= € 4411.40 for (6) months of the school year.
Source: Valuta.nl, retrieved 25th of November, 2019.

Rounded up € 4.400       

Specialized Personnel Trained in Healthy Nutrition

The support of the specialized personnel in matters of feeding will be contracted for the training of parents.
€ 500

INFRASTRUCTURE

Food transfer, conditioning of the training room and snack
Project Development Healthy Lunchbox to carry out the project project is required. - An adequate space for training parents. - Snack for participants. - Materials and equipment. - Food transfer.
€ 700         

        MINIMUM             OPTIMUM
Total     € 4.500             € 8.600

Enquiries? Please email: info@lcqcperu.org