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APAC’S STUDENT MUSIC GROUP PERFORMS AT THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR IN MEXICO CITY

On October 15th, APAC’s Student Music Group gave a rousing performance during the International Book Fair of Mexico City 2019. Around noon, at the Museo Nacional de las Culturas (National Museum of Different Cultures), our beneficiaries performed Sí se puede, an original and exciting piece. They later sang popular songs such as El ladrón, El rock de la cárcel and Como la flor. For APAC, it’s very important that our Student Music Group performs in different spaces, which can help…

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APAC participates in art exhibit Mexicraneos 2019

The art exhibit Mexicráneos has returned to Mexico City and some of APAC’s beneficiaries had the opportunity to participate in this year’s edition. The artistic iniative of J. García Lopez Funeral Services and Locos por el Arte, creates a free and unlimited space, in which different artists are inspired by our country’s most important tradition, Día de Muertos. “Every artist has a distinct point of view on Día de Muertos and what it means to be proud of being Mexican,”…

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APAC AND GRUPO ALCIS join forces for workplace inclusion of people with disabilities

A promoter of equality and inclusion, APAC has always strived to create opportunities which allow people with disabilities to find employment, whether at a company or through launching their own business. “We should not be afraid to let them go out into the world,” said María del Pilar, mother of Citlaly Aguilar, who graduated from APAC. “As parents, we are sometimes they ones who place the first limitationes. They deserve the opportunity for growth.” Grupo Alcis is a family business…

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APAC receives merit award from world cp day

APAC received the Merit Award in the Medica-Therapeutic category from World Cerebral Palsy Day for its mobile application and awarness campaign “Atención es Prevención” World CP Day is an organization which strives to guarantee rights, access and opportunities to people with Cerebral Palsy. Celebrated on October 6th, World Cerebral Palsy Day seeks to celebrate the accomplishments of people with CP and the organizations which support them. We are proud to be given this honor, which speaks to the quality of…

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Camp APAC 2019, a great adventure in the mexican caribbean

Camp APAC takes place once a year, when children, young people, and adults with cerebral palsy travel to a destination outside Mexico City to work on their independent living, occupational, social and self-determination skills. In May of 2019, 60 children, youth and adults spent unforgettable days in Cancun. The program was established more than 25 years ago, and it is the perfect complement to formal education, since it has recreational-educational objectives. Camp APAC is an experience which allows beneficiaries to…

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Atención es Prevención: mobile application and awareness campaign

On March 26th, APAC launched the awareness campaign and mobile application called Atención es Prevención (Attention is Prevention). These tools seek to highlight the importance of early intervention programs, and encourage parents to monitor their children’s development. The app, available for Apple and Android users, is a way of sharing the knowledge we have amassed in this area through technology. It is a tool which helps monitor childhood development through a five-question quiz tailored to the child’s age, provides tips…

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