"Paulo Coelho Foundation collaborates for 20 years with integral education offered by Solar Meninos de Luz for 25 years in Cantagalo e Pavão-Pavãozinho communities, in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro. "
"We can only give, from the bottom of our heart, our congratulations to all of you, for the rare and important work. Never lose heart in this fight! And keep counting on us. Hugs and the best blessings of God."
"Solar work is wonderful. Social inclusion, citizenship, education, care for their students... All this work surrounded with love. And this result ends up influencing the behavior of each one attended there. As these concepts are learned and put into practice , it propagates, it is the famous Chain of Good.”
"Solar Meninos de Luz is a project that transforms children and families lives. For more than 30 years, provides integral education, from nursery to vestibular, with great dedication and quality. There are already several proven success cases throughout its existence, as young students who have experienced international exchanges, admission in Federal Universities and jobs conquest in great companies."
Mauro SirotskyAdvisory Council Member
"Solar Integral School gives me quality education, friends that I can take for the rest of my life, good teachers, activities, exchanges and the chance to go to college."
Geovanna dos Santos5th year student
"I believe that Solar gave me horizon and new prospects. Made me believe that we can be what we want to be, and get where we want to go, not limiting ourselves because of where we came from."
Vitor CoutinhoFormed student
"Their work is charming itself, promoting science education, but especially moral and ethics education for babies, children and adolescents in Cantagalo and Pavão-Pavãozinho communities, from nursery to high school, transforming these children reality, their families, community... and, of course, all of us."
Lelio de SouzaAdvisory Council Member
"Today I would like to thank everyone who some way participated of acquired knowledge in this very valuable institution, and so many conversations, advices, care and scolding that you gave to our boy. Our "Light Boy", studies in IBMR today and in a few years, he will be our physiotherapist."
Andrea AmaralMother of former student Nicholas do Amaral
"Students have in here the opportunity to achieve a better future. The teaching and evangelization work have a positive influence in these children lives. I have deep and great admiration throughout Solar Team, a place that gives me pride and satisfaction of making part."
Before becoming a volunteer, we suggest you to visit our institution. We have a guided tour from Monday to Friday at 10am to show you our work more closely! If you are interested, please contact us by phone at 3202-6900 to schedule your visit!
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See below the demand for volunteers:
* For medical activities , it is mandatory the presentation of CRM.