Thank you Sofia!Published 23 Oct, 2016 under Donations, Eco Holidays, Guestbook, Guests of the month

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In spite of her young age, Sofia Gião Torrinha has a profound and genuine love of animals. She’s vegetarian because the animals are all the same: a dog doesn’t deserve more respect than a chicken nor a cow. Large or small, no animal deserves a life inflicted with great suffering.

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This great love for animals took Sofia to volunteer for 2 weeks at SIMABO Association, on the island Sao Vicente, in Cape Verde – West Africa. Sofia’s provided great assistance in the care of our ‘guests’ at the shelter. They always like to play (look at his legs)!

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During her stay, she visited Santo Antao, notoriously known as the green island. By boat, Santo Antao is just an hour away from Sao Vicente.

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Thank you Sofia for all your help! We are so grateful for your all your contributions which were delivered in such a great demeanor with integrity, Please extend our gratitude to your family for the gifts for our hostel (which helps fund our project)!

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San Francesco, patron saint of animalsPublished 04 Oct, 2016 under Events, News, Video
https://flipagram.com/f/wsWHg5DnRb On the Day of 👼🏽San Francesco👼🏽, patron saint of animals 🐶🐱🐯🐰 We SiMaBô Associaçao want to dedicate to the animals of Sao Vicente A ray of hope to enlighten their lives .. ..continue reading »
A fence to simaboPublished 28 Aug, 2016 under Donations
An appeal by Silvia Punzo, founder of SI MA BO: August 30 was my birthday. For my 'gift,' I asked my friends and everyone who knows SIMABO's work in Sao Vicente (Cape Verde), to help contribute to building the fence around our shelter.   The shelter currently houses about 90 ..continue reading »
SIMABO at Med@TelPublished 10 Apr, 2016 under News
April 6 SIMABO was at the Med @ Tel, the international telemedicine conference (human) that is held every year in Luxembourg ..continue reading »
The guests of MarchPublished 04 Apr, 2016 under Eco Holidays, Volunteering
In March we really touched every corner of the globe ! Even guests from Japan and Canada ! Then from Brazil,many from France and from Holland. Then Veronica and her friends from Spain,Laura from Great Britain,Danuta from Czech Republic and Allan from Denmark. The event that has most marked ..continue reading »
Thanks Italian supporters!!Published 03 Apr, 2016 under Donations, News
Remember the ship left on February 23 from Legnano, full of equipment, materials and gifts to the hostel gathered by Erica Gatti? Well it ARRIVED before Easter in the port of Mindelo! And today we have been able to collect all of our parcels, stuffed free ..continue reading »
From today, the hostel also has a virtual reception!Published 31 Mar, 2016 under Volunteering
High technology also arrives in Mindelo! It brings communication and navigation last generation tools also to our hostel! Thanks to a brilliant idea of our Balt, some days our guests also benefit from a virtual reception, with phone to call free 24/7 our toll-free ..continue reading »
Stop the puppies from the garbage!Published 31 Mar, 2016 under Dogs, Stray Animals, Volunteering
Stop the puppies from the garbage and the rasty nails!The children use them like a toy,but not for this the chances of survival increase,while it is very high risk of mortality from parasitosis,infections,malnutrition,thirst and accidents!Not to mention that the internal and external parasites are not good even ..continue reading »
Story of a lucky cat!Published 23 Mar, 2016 under Stray Animals, Volunteering
Blue is a lucky cat! It was found stray street from our Ravi,the day of victory of Benfica !Of course he called her Benfica...When it arrived at the office of association was very hungry,so our Nanda gave her the milk with the syringe. But after food,she cryed so much ..continue reading »
Like a dog changes your family!Published 18 Mar, 2016 under Dogs, Guestbook, Volunteering
Writes Alessia Zanon, sister of one of our volunteers (Stefania Zanon) came to us in July 2013 and adopted out to Italy, our dog Kiara. March 12, 2014 -> March 12, 2016 It's already been two years since Kiara, for Momi friends, it became part of my ..continue reading »

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via Alessandria 26
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