The Government of São Paulo on Saturday (30) closed units Guri project due to lack of funds. state inside mobilize students on social networks.
Across the state, Guri Project has 600 centers that offer music lessons and other activities for 50,000 children and adolescents.
During this week, employees of companies in the regions of Campinas, Presidente Prudente, Itapetininga, São Carlos and Araraquara received a notice that will be closing its operations.
The Social Organization (OS) Association of Friends of Guri, which manages the project on the coast and in the inter & # 39; EASURES not say how many units will be closed, but confirmed the notification of employees.
The Department of Culture said it would cut jobs due to cut R $ 150 million in the budget. "If there is a stamp duty recovery, and we rely on the fact that the project will be back in full work," said Secretary Sergio Sa Leitao.
In social networks, the students began a campaign for the return of the project and make a statement of the government. They say that Guri is not consumed, but an investment. Carlos learned the saxophone for 4 years of the project. "Because of the Guri do a degree in music at the Federal University of Sao Carlos," he said.
San Carlos students told a story that observers reported the closure of 23 of the 31 centers of the region.