11 August, 2022

"A Group of Friends" seeks altruistic hearts to brighten Christmas to children in rural areas of El Salvador

Children of Suchitoto communities, Guazapa and Juayúa, are benefited with toys, product of the organization's effort "A group of friends”Photo Courtesy: Social networks.
By Maria T. Morales

The Savior – The fresh and sweet smile of a happy child because he receives a toy is the greatest reward that life can give to "A group of friends", what started ago 14 years, spread love, joy and happiness to hundreds of small children of limited resources in El Salvador.

"A Group of Friends" was born ago 14 years, and since then, as Alonso Rivera confesses, his founder, has grown and grown, to such a degree that, to give 30 toys in a rural area, this year, they set the goal of giving away a thousand 800 toys.

Inspiration from A group of friends is to imagine a sea of ​​children happy to receive a toy in the middle of this Christmas season that moves the sense of solidarity.

"I am the official piriche", Alonso Rivera confesses, who assures that there are no political colors in the group, and that everyone donates without expecting anything in return.

One of the clear things in this group is that moral solvency is what has led them to remain constant in these 14 years of life and spiritual satisfaction, confesses.

Rivera made a call to those who wish to make donations, contact through "A Group of Friends" on Facebook.

The celebrations will take place on 17 Y 28 December of the current year, as well as on January 6, 2022.

This year, Due to the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic there will be no piñata busting or group games, clarified Rivera.

If you want to help, note that this organization does not accept cash, "Because we don't like misunderstandings", said the organizer.