02 Sep

Getting to know: Pavão-Pavãozinho »

Many people assume that favelas are associated with negativity and danger. Many Brazilians and tourists are really afraid of entering one.

26 Jul

Festa Junina…another Rio Carnival »

Festa Junina means Festival of June, it is a celebration during the winter, marked by plaid shirts, boots, braids and freckles.

More than a new city and a conversational English class from the perspective of 1 gringa »

A volunteer of Mais Caminhos spent a few weeks in Rio de Janeiro teaching English to underprivileged teens in the nearby favela and learned a lot from this experience.

Positive Discipline – an experience »

The Positive Discipline is opposed to traditional punishment, and it aims to educate kids through a caring, loving and supportive environment.

25 Jan

Surf, Sun, and a Whole lot of Fun! ! »

Janelle is describing her first three days volunteering with Mais Caminhos, as she goes to the beach with the kids and help them with their creativity and art skills.

The incredible results of Davi and his family »

Catching up with Davi we learned that 2015 was a great year for him and his sibilings. Everyone is doing great at school and the atmosphere at home is really good.

31 Dec

Mais Caminhos News 5 »

2015 was a great year for Mais Caminhos.

02 Dec

Teaching Students That Do Not Exist »

Imagine you are a kid living in Rio's favelas. You don't have the same access to basic need, such as transportation and education, than other people living in most privileged neighborhoods.

31 Aug

When simply observing becomes impossible. »

Dante Larini volunteered at Mais Caminhos as a photographer but couldn't just look at the kids and take pictures, he felt the need to participate and socialize with them.

05 Aug

Davi, a source of inspiration for pre-adolescents at the Holanda public school in Rio »

Escola Municipal Holanda had a day of celebration planned having Holland as the main theme.