Places - Cuba's Western Region

Barrio Habana Social Project

BarrioHabana.Org is a community organization based in Old Havana that is dedicated to the betterment of the quality of life of children, teens and the elderly.  They are extremely active in the community and will do anything from clean up and put to use an empty lot for exhibitions and performances, food drives for the elderly or developing opportunities for kids to engage in workshops with famous athletes, artists and musicians.  They bring hope to their community and engage kids and elderly in fun and fulfilling activities that result in great positive steps for their neighborhoods. You will meet the organizers and participants and have the opportunity to talk to Cuban kids and teenagers, as well as their project organizers about the mission and purpose of this unique non-profit organization and its hopes and dreams for the future.