CHARITABLE BEQUEST: YOUR MARK FOR A BETTER FURTURE Choosing VIDES as recipient of a charitable bequest or of a donation in memory of someone dear is a great act of generosity which is translated into concrete help for the poor populations of the south of the world A monetary, property, artwork or investment fund donation […]

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With your donation you can support our commitment in the world… even a small sum is, for us, an important contribution! In addition, with the law + YOU GIVE – YOU PAY, your every donation is tax-deductible. IF YOU HAVE DECIDED TO MAKE A DOMATION TO VIDES, CHOOSE YOUR PREFERRED METHOD Online donation Regular donation […]

About Us

VIDES Italia – Organization for Women, Education, Development – is a Youth Volunteering Association, commissioned by the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians or Salesians of Don Bosco and promoted by the Italian Center for Salesian Feminine Works (CIOFS), for the promotion of women, young people and disadvantaged and poor children. Through the implementation of […]


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President Amedeo Piva General Director Giovanna Montagnoli Coordination of territorial delegations Vides Giovanna Actions and interventions of solidarity, campaigns, micro-actions, donations Giovanna Cooperation projects and development education Rosaria Lucia Mario Child Sponsorship Management Maria Grazia Universal Civil service Giovanna MontagnoliLaura Training Universal Civil Service Coordination […]

Mission & vision


Il VIDES, quale Agenzia educativa ed Organismo di cooperazione internazionale allo sviluppo, attualizza il carisma di don Bosco raggiungendo e offrendosi a tutti i giovani…   MISSION Per il conseguimento delle suddette finalità, il VIDES si impegna nell’elaborazione e realizzazione di progetti, attività e iniziative a carattere formativo, educativo, informativo, tecnico e professionale con riferimento a […]


February 1983 The Italian Center for Salesian Feminine Works (CIOFS), an Entity promoted by the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians Institute, began to consider possible interventions in developing countries for the promotion and empowerment of women. december 1986 CIOFS Presidency communicated to the Board of Directors the importance of pursuing the activity of International […]