The Solidarity & Development Secretariat is the principal development and fundraising department of the De La Salle Christian Brothers and provides capacity building, technical assistance, and financial support to Lasallian educational initiatives worldwide. The Secretariat has created the nonprofit De La Salle Solidarietà Internazionale as a legal instrument to sponsor projects and coordinate the network of Lasallian development organizations around the world. Our mission is to support the projects engaged in the empowerment of children and youth at-risk of social and educational exclusion all over the world through schools, learning centers, orphanages, youth facilities, health clinics and other programs which respond to a vast array of local needs. De La Salle Schools and initiatives are present in 80 countries across five continents, involving about 1 milion students.
Children and youth at risk
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