We reward those who transform our society

The "la Caixa" Awards for Social Innovation recognise the important effort being made by social organisations in providing innovative solutions to problems that tackle and transform the development of social values. We awarded ten prizes of €15,000 each to projects that stand out for implementing social practices that provide a response to society's challenges today and are able to alter social problems sustainably.

Caminant juntes: a gender-based programme of social and employment integration for migrant women

FUNDACIÓN CALALA FONDO DE MUJERES. 2015 Award.

Summary

Programme of training in different fields such as care for dependents and children, food and catering and commercial stores. Migrant women take part in providing some of the services of the programme. The addressees may also meanwhile take part in the organisation’s voluntary work in order to strengthen the networks of support and participation in the community, which will ensure the sustainability of the work and the changes achieved.