29 March, 2017

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Posted at: 8 February, 2017. Archived in:

TECHO Gives the Oppotunity to Real Estate Developers to Fight Against Poverty

The largest nonprofit in Latin America has launched Home4Home, an initiative created between TECHO and BH Investment Group founder Andres Klein, that invites real estate developers in the U.S. and Latin America to make an impact on the most impoverished communities through a ONE for ONE matching program.  More than 100 million people in Latin [...]

Posted at: 1 February, 2017. Archived in:

TECHO Chile built the first houses in the areas affected by the wildfires

200 volunteers have already constructed 19 homes for families that have lost everything due to the wildfires in the O’Higgins and Maule regions in Chile. TECHO Chile and “Fundación Vivienda” will continue the construction of 500 homes in the 19 counties affected by the fires, as part of the emergency reconstruction plan coordinated with the [...]

Posted at: 31 January, 2017. Archived in:
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Emergency in Chile! We need your support!

Chile is in an emergency! The wildfires have devastated homes, farmland and livestock in a large area of southern and central Chile over the past week. More than 3,782 people are affected by the fire, 1,012 houses have been destroyed and thousands have been evacuated. A prolonged drought and high temperatures have worsened the blazes, which [...]

Posted at: 21 December, 2016. Archived in:

Tinto for TECHO First Edition in Miami Raised 240,000 to Build Houses for 96 Families

TECHO achieved its goal of raising awareness and funds to support the organization’s work in transforming slums into organized communities in Latin America. Miami – December, 2016 – On November 15th, the Faena Forum hosted the first edition of Tinto For TECHO in Miami, an entertainment filled evening during which our guests tasted top wines [...]

Posted at: 21 December, 2016. Archived in:

TECHO U.S.: Summary 2016

During 2016, TECHO U.S. participated in a variety of events and launched important campaigns to support communities living in poverty in Latin America. We want to thank you for the support that makes this possible. Below you can find the details of each occasion: • TECHO U.S. organized two successful fundraisers, Tinto for TECHO in [...]

Posted at: 19 December, 2016. Archived in:
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Help For Haiti Campaign Raises Over $76,000 to Support Families Affected by Hurricane Matthew

In October, 2016, Hurricane Matthew affected more than 1.4 million Haitians. Since then, TECHO started the campaign #HelpforHaiti to support communities recovering from this emergency. Thanks to our donors from the U.S., Latin American Celebrities (Carlos Vives, Juanes, Carolina Gomez, Claudia Bahamon and Fonseca) and supporting groups like Design TECHO, we were able to raise [...]