About

History and Mission

The association Chica Austria, located in Braunau, was founded in 2009 by several city partnerships and solidarity groups.

It is the counterpart organisation for the coordination office Chica-Nicaragua and is registered in Nicaragua as an austrian development organisation. This allows austrian donors to obtain exonaration from customs for goods send to Nicaragua, as wall as to optain tax exonartion for goods acquired inside the country.

Chica AUstra also submits young man which serve their social duty to Nicaragua. These are also taken care of and supervised by the coordination office.

Aproximately two times a year, a container with goods, recollected from different solidarity groups in Austria, is sent to Nicaragua.

Steering Committee

In the general assembly from 6th of May 2012 the steering committee was elected as follows: