Promoting Education and Development of Unprivileged Talented Brazilians. They deserve a change!

passionate about talent

EDUCA is a UK-based charity registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales. EDUCA works in partnership with NGOs and institutions which are in Brazil or invest in the country and in the Brazilian people.
The Educa Foundation has a partnership with the British Foreign Office through Chevening Programme providing scholarships to talented Brazilian students studying in the UK. It also has a partnership with IPTI (charity in Brazil) supporting the development of social technologies to empower deprived communities in the country; and Somos Professores (charity in Brazil) promoting educational projects to children in the Northeast region of Brazil.

Our Governance

Meet our trustees


Gui Silva

Gui works as Tagus Capital CFA and has been a Canning House Board Trustee since 2020. With Flavia, Gui set up Educa Foundation in 2011.


Flavia galvani

Flavia works for an international development charity and lectures at the University of Oxford. Flavia is the Educa Foundation’s co-founder.

André Luis Monteiro

André is a Senior Associate at the law firm Quinn Emanuel.


Saulo Barreto

Saulo is IPTI Brazil co-founder. He runs IPTI’s institutional relationships and new business.

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Servane Wentzel

Servane is our Partnership and Fund Raising Coordinator. She worked in the banking industry for over 10 years before taking a break to raise her children.