June 21, 2017
The Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Malaysia is supporting the education of indigenous children in a village outside Kuala Lumpur through a multipronged approach.
June 6, 2017
A job shadowing program the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Kenya carried out at Bata Kenya in Limuru was highly successful. On May 18 and 19, 80 high school students were given the opportunity to work alongside Bata employees, as an optimal way to open their eyes to pr...
June 2, 2017
Sarah and Thomas G. Bata, along with a group of notable visitors, took part in a ceremony on May 24 to open a newly constructed block of classrooms, a new library and a multifunction thatched pavilion at the Sarah Bata Schools in Gweru, Zimbabwe. It was also the occasio...
May 17, 2017
On May 6, the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Pakistan organized a hepatitis screening clinic and awareness campaign at a state high school for girls in Batapur, Lahore.
May 10, 2017
The Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Bolivia recently launched an ambitious new endeavor that involves BCP volunteers mentoring teenagers in children’s homes as they prepare to make the transition to life outside the home at age 18.
May 5, 2017
The Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Ecuador recently held a special team meeting to welcome and brief new volunteers. The new members are managers of Bata stores in Quito, and what they learned about BCP made them all the more enthusiastic about joining.
May 1, 2017
On April 12, volunteers from the Bata Children's Program (BCP) Bolivia dedicated their time to help celebrate the Bolivian national children's day, by participating in two activities with different children's groups. The aim was to remember some of the country's less-fo...
April 24, 2017
On March 15, Bata Zimbabwe held a luncheon for a group of 30 Bata Children's Program (BCP) volunteers, in order to thank them for their contribution during BCP Zimbabwe's successful year in 2016, while also looking forward to an impactful 2017 BCP calendar.
April 19, 2017
Following a large fire in Chinchiná, Caldas that took the lives of three children and destroyed 19 homes, the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Colombia sprang into action. The team of volunteers visited the affected community and brought shoes, clothes and toys to 80 ch...