The Escualas Project from Makro Venezuela provides public schools near its stores with resources needed for the best development op their educational and nutritional values.
Acctive since 2015, the project contemplates different phases of support to public schools near the Makro Venezuela stores, directly benefitting the surrounding community. During 2018, Makro Venezuela continued to deliver school libraries and began to develop the School Feeding Plan, with which is expected to improve the nutrition indexes of the children in the sponsored institutions. Since 2016, Makro has supported 9,709 children at 16 public schools, providing new books school libraries with and during 2018 they supported 2,579 children at 4 public schools with food and kitchen supplies. In 2019 we want to incorporate the develop of orchards in the sponsored schools, give benefit communities in other states and double the number of children served in 2018, with the support of Makro volunteers at the service of the Community.