Why I chose to volunteer with Edumais and what I’ve learned from the experience, by long-term volunteer Nikola

I stumbled upon EduMais when delving into the abyss of volunteering opportunities in South America. I had […]

On the road to success: Edumais’s entrepreneurship course

One of the challenges faced by young people from underprivileged backgrounds is the difficulty of picturing themselves […]

“A life of two halves”: A profile of William, the lead volunteer on Edumais’s soccer program

William’s reflections on his adolescence are tinged with an almost overwhelming sense of what might have been. […]

6 Top skills volunteers learn at Edumais

6 Top skills volunteers learn at EduMais. Edumais’s primary focus is providing children in Rio’s favelas a […]

Camps change the lives of our students

International Camp experience, thus away from home has an impact on every teen but it is so […]

What is the impact of Positive Discipline on underprivileged kids by Matylda (long-term volunteer)

It is difficult for me to work with methodology, rules or even plans. That is why at […]

Positive Discipline: Connection vs. Correction

Published on MultiRio, an educational medium for Rio de Janeiro on 11 October 2017, author Sandra Machado, […]

Why Diana Nijboer started EduMais

When I left my home in The Netherlands to live and work in Qatar in 2006, could […]

A Nine Month Sojourn as volunteer in Rio de Janeiro!

9 Months of volunteering with Edumais has certainly made its impact upon me, but just how deep […]

Teaching children self-control in Rio’s favelas

When a diva storms off stage or out of a TV interview, we love them for it, […]