On Wednesday November 12th, the Hogar del Nino hosted a press conference and cocktail party in Santo Domingo.
Yet another story of an incredible mother-daughter team! Xioma Matos and Xiomara Menendez, who together run the Patronato Bénefico Oriental and the Hogar del Niño charities, have just launched yet another project – a new daycare center for 1,000 children!
Most of us know Xioma Matos as the president of the Hogar del Niño education and day care center in La Romana. Well did you know that this super woman is also a proud mom of 4 children and has just embarked on a new project – Las Pailas.
At the end of March, Ambassador for the United States in the Dominican Republic, James Brewster was in Casa de Campo to take part in the annual AMCHAMDR Golf Tournament, and at the same time took the opportunity to visit the Hogar del Niño in La Romana.
The “Infant Room” at the Hogar del Niño, filled with row after row of white wooden cribs and more than 200 tiny babies, is a very special place.
With “free hugs” for RD$100, their own hashtag (#soypbo) and even a little fancy dress… the 17th annual Hogar del Niño weekend proved to be just as fun, fresh and innovative as we have come to expect from the charity who educates more than 1500 children at their school and daycare centre in La Romana.
This Friday the 13th of September, the traditionally unlucky date turned out to be the perfect day to celebrate the Café de la Leche at La Cantina in Altos de Chavón! Having been postponed from the previous Friday due to concerns about Tropical Storm Gabrielle (who never actually showed up), the delay only served to […]
The Hogar del Niño educational and daycare center in La Romana recently celebrated its 5th high school graduation, a moment of great pride for not only the 29 graduating students, their friends and families, but also the many Casa de Campo supporters of the cause who also took part in the ceremony. The celebration which […]