Social welfare works carried Betania, health and culture to San Sebastian
It was a Saturday family. He Polideportivo of San Sebastián neighborhood became Manizales at home to the entire community, that gathered to participate in recreation and culture, cognitive challenges, promotion and health care, performing arts, hair and beauty, and food bank, in Festifamilia 2018 (to see photos).
This is the bet of the Fundación Obras Sociales Betania and the Catholic University of Manizales (UCM), that he past 19 May 2018 rThey ealizaron a new version of the interdisciplinary Day and services, which it is part of comprehensive support project to the community.
Carmela Aristizábal Mejía, Executive Director of the Social Work Foundation Betania, he highlighted: "We celebrate this seventh day, we undertake to bring various services to this community, with the mission to follow accompanying holistically and improve their quality of life”.
It was a free day for the whole community and to the Food Bank were linked, the Autonomous University of Manizales and Barber Zebra, among others.
“We took six years to accompany this community, not only in the solution on housing, but in the comprehensive support ", emphasized Aristizábal Mejía.
Valentina Laura Trujillo, seventh semester student of Bacteriology UCM, It was one of those responsible for serving the community and expressed: "I think a very valuable day, well It is a day when we perform very different activities that we carry out the rest of the week ".
Veronica Rodriguez, Betania EATER
I like the activity because every year is very complete and is a great help for people in this community.
Ana Mariela Nunez, Housewife
I always go with my children in dance classes. I really like this day and all the services that bring us.
Mariana González, inhabitant of San Sebastian (9 years)
I really like singing and dancing. I have really liked the activities and it was fun to participate in all.
Reports: Carmela Aristizábal Mejía, Executive Director of the Social Work Foundation Betania, in cell 316 874 45 20. As well, Carlos Eduardo García Cortés, Communications Advisor, in cell 315 585 13 22.