BemPescado will be organized as an association - a group of people who associate around a common goal: the processing of fishes and shellfish for the development of the community.
Fish is the main raw material that the local residents of Ariri have, and the main means of improving their income. Any interested fishermen in the region is associated with the organization through the many aspects of fishing, that is in the cultivation of oysters, the development of fish farms and even in the catching of fish.
Statutory Board of Directors
Jayme Marcelo Machado Perezin
Paulo Marques dos Santos
Adelson Ferreira Figueiredo
Jandira Pontes de Almeida
Cinthia Tânia Bento Marques Da Conceição
The associates are all individuals involved in processing of fish, either directly or indirectly, through BemPescado.
Mais sobre a MEAP na BemPescado
More About EMAF at BemPescado
BemPescado is a project initiated by EMAF - the Evangelical Association of Assistance to Fishermen - a non-governmental organization that has been carrying out projects in several areas of social development for 30 years: more than 1,500 communities have been reached.
EMAF's oldest development field is in Ariri, and projects such as soccer training, computer science, crafts, sewing, and charity bazaars are projects that take place regularly. There are also the punctual projects that are developed by professional volunteers who come mainly from the interior of São Paulo.
Pedagogical and psychological orientation
We now see the possibility of benefiting this population with a highly qualified technical team of collaborators. So fa, there have been more than 40 professionals who have collaborated to its planning, from business planning to architecture, engineering, nutrition and financial contributions. We are eager to make more people part of this project, and help bring development to the fishermen families of Ariri.