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Children Change Colombia

Defending the rights of children at risk in Colombia

We are the largest UK charity working exclusively in Colombia. We work with children and their families to challenge poverty, inequality, discrimination and violence. Despite a growing economy and a recent peace deal with the country's largest guerilla group, millions of Colombian children still face poverty, violence and exclusion from the opportunities presented by a changing society.

So whether they are threatened by forced displacement, sexual exploitation or recruitment into armed groups, whether denied education, a loving family or a place to play, we work to ensure that every child can claim their right to a safe and happy childhood and a fulfilling future. We believe that, with a knowledge of their rights and the confidence to assert them, children can transform their own lives, their communities and Colombia itself.

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Over a year, just £3 a month could help an ex child soldier get his/her life back on track by paying for professional support for their foster family.

Children and young people in Colombia need your help to build the peaceful, safe and fulfilling future that is their right to enjoy. Please support them today!

News: Hampton Court Palace Half Marathon, March 15th 2020

Take part in the only Half Marathon to be held at this famous and historic royal home. It's a great run for experienced or novice runners, with the race renowned for its flat course around the palace and the River Thames.

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Our current partners

Partnerships are at the heart of what we do. Without our partners, we wouldn’t be able to make a lasting difference to the lives of children affected by poverty, conflict and neglect in Colombia. Follow the link to learn about our current partners and projects.

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Vacancy Alert!

Children Change Colombia currently have two job vacancies in the UK. We are seeking a new Executive Director and Fundraising Officer to join our dynamic team that operates in London and Colombia. This is an amazing opportunity to join a unique organisation with 30 years’ experience working in partnership with grass-roots organisations in Colombia.

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I Love Latino Party - Friday 31st January

Don't miss our monthly Latin club night at Gabeto in Camden. Start your weekend off right, and join us to dance the night away to some of your favourite Salsa, Bachata and Reggaeton tunes. Tickets are £8 IN ADVANCE ONLY and Gabeto will donate this to CCC – it’s that easy to support us! 

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