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Annual Report 2021

Posted on the 11th May 2021 at 9:11pm.

IN MINISTRY TO CHILDREN 2020‒2021 Chairman’s report As for so many, 2020 has been a hugely difficult year for IMC and for Colombia. Ongoing challenges, including conflict and the Venezuelan migrant crisis, have been exacerbated by the pandemic. In addition to the health...

A tragedy fuelled by poverty

Posted on the 13th April 2021 at 8:57pm.

There are places that Colombia has bypassed and abandoned that only become known when tragedy strikes. Few people knew of the existence of Tasajera, in Pueblo Viejo, Magdalena, until 6 July 2020. Tasajera is a small village where people live in extreme poverty and it was here...

New Year 2021 update

Posted on the 25th January 2021 at 2:42pm.

New Year 2021 Update During 2020 IMC provided assistance for over 240 families and 650 children in the middle of the humanitarian crisis caused by the pandemic. A little boy in La Guajira washing his hands at one of the hygiene stations. We are...

October 2020 update

Posted on the 5th November 2020 at 12:30pm.

For more detailed news about IMC please sign up to our newsletter. The following is a brief summary of the situation as it stands at the end of October 2020. October 2020 The total number of Covid-19 deaths in Colombia has now succeeded...

September 2020 update

Posted on the 1st October 2020 at 12:30pm.

For more in-depth news please sign up to our newsletter. The following is a brief summary of the rapidly changing situation as it stands at the end of September 2020. September 2020 Colombia continues to suffer from Covid-19, as well as the killing...

Annual Report 2020

Posted on the 22nd July 2020 at 9:33pm.

CHAIRMAN’S REPORT IN MINISTRY TO CHILDREN 2019-2020 Our grateful thanks go to the team in Colombia, headed up by Director Nancy Centeno and Director of Programmes Carlos Forero, for their tremendous, faithful work. Their commitment over many years to the most vulnerable children...

Treasurer's Report 2020

Posted on the 22nd July 2020 at 9:25pm.

FIGURES FOR 2019 Income: £89,759 Transfers to Colombia: £76,550 January        £7,000February      £5,200March           £5,000April              £5,500May               £5,600June            ...

Current situation in Colombia

Posted on the 2nd June 2020 at 5:55pm.

Since the national lockdown began in March, the informal economy in Colombia has virtually shut down, which has greatly affected the families in the communities most in need as they tend to be day labourers and street sellers. The social emergency...

Coronavirus Update

Posted on the 18th March 2020 at 12:18pm.

Our colleagues in Colombia are working hard to continue to support vulnerable children and their families and are adapting in order to follow the latest government guidelines. In Fusagasuga, IMiC has had to temporarily close the feeding programme and put activities...

Latin Night Bristol November 2019

Posted on the 3rd December 2019 at 2:35pm.

We are pleased to report that the Latin Night on Saturday 30th November in Hotwells, Bristol went well. J's Ballroom taught the 24 attendees some Latin dance steps and they were then able to practise those steps and enjoy the music! £308 has...