We took part in the Impact Forum meeting with Sir Ronald Cohen

                                      On June 12, Foro Impacto and the Spanish Association of Foundations organized a meeting with Sir Ronald Cohen (President of the Global Steering Group of Impact Investment), intended for presidents and general directors of Foundations, to [...]

2019-06-27T11:56:51+02:0017/06/2019|LATEST NEWS, NEWS FROM THE SECTOR|

New “Initiation to Volunteerism” session imparted by Desarrollo y Asistencia

  Desarrollo y Asistencia, our collaborating NGO, offers those who may be interested the possibility of starting a volunteerism programme also now, mid-course. This month they will be imparting a new "Initiation to Volunteerism" session. It will be on Saturday, March 30th, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The location will be, as usual, Calle [...]

The Faculty of Biology of the Complutense University of Madrid carries out a research work together with Fundación del Valle

  The Faculty of Biological Science of the Complutense University of Madrid, inside its Network of Work in Applied Research for development, has published the Multi-use species reforestation Manual, concerning the case of bamboo in the Bajo Lempa (El Salvador). This work is part of the project "Cooperation in research and sustainable development in the region [...]

We take part in the Branding Workshop held at Fundación Botín

Last January 16, 2019 we attended the workshop "The value of branding" given by the social innovation consultancy INNUBA at the Botín Foundation headquarters in Madrid. Responsibles for Communication and Fundraising Dept. of different institutions from the Third Sector, met at this workshop in which we had the opportunity to reflect on the real identity [...]

2019-01-28T14:56:33+02:0028/01/2019|NEWS FROM THE SECTOR|

We attended the Congress organized by Entreculturas “2030 Agenda: The challenge of an education to change the world”

On Monday, October 1, we went to this interesting forum organized by Entreculturas NGO in Madrid. The inauguration was conducted by Mr. Daniel Villanueva, Executive Vice President of Entreculturas Fe y Alegría España; Cardinal Carlos Osoro, Archbishop of Madrid; Mr. Antonio Zurita, General Director of International Action and Global Citizenship of Madrid City Council; Mr. Juan [...]

2018-10-04T13:41:35+02:0004/10/2018|NEWS FROM THE SECTOR|

We attended the Presentation of the Multisectoral Studies on CSR in Spain

  Last Friday, September 21, we went to IE in Madrid, to take part in the conference organized by the Club of Excellence in Sustainability, where the Multisectoral Study on the Evolution of CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY in Large Companies in Spain was presented. According to the study presented, the evolution is clearly positive. Based on the [...]

2018-09-28T10:28:50+02:0027/09/2018|NEWS FROM THE SECTOR|

Aligned with the 2030 Agenda: SDG

    In Fundación del Valle we work aligned with the UN 2030 Agenda and, therefore, one of our Corporate Volunteer programs is called "Educating in Sustainable Development Values". With this program we want to "train trainers" in order to raise society's awareness of the need to apply the 17 Sustainable Development Goals in our [...]

Appointment of Aina Calvo as Director of the AECID

On Friday, July 13, at 1:30 p.m. and invited by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, Josep Borrell, we attended the inauguration of the new Director of the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation, Ms. Aina Calvo Sastre. It took place at the headquarters of the AECID (Avenida Reyes Católicos 4 de [...]

2018-07-24T11:00:52+02:0013/07/2018|NEWS FROM THE SECTOR|

The General Directorate of Youth and Sports of the Community of Madrid invited Fundación del Valle to participate in the “Information Day on the Erasmus + Youth Program”

   The General Directorate of Youth and Sports of the Community of Madrid invited Fundación del Valle to participate in the "Information Day on the Erasmus + Program: Youth", to share their work experience with the program and make it known to entities that can participate actively in the projects it promotes. The sessions took [...]