Le Scalze

Coordinating active citizenship.

Since 2007, San Giuseppe delle Scalze, a Baroque church located in Montesanto district, has hosted a group of organizations that are present in or developing the neighbourhood through the introduction and presentation of cultural activities.

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Teams: Forum Tarsia, Archintorno, Mammamà, ScalzaBanda, Duo Mimmatto, Ramblas, Altra Definizione, Medici senza Frontiere
Site: Salita Pontecorvo, 65, Napoli
Year founded: 2007
Activities: Theatre workshops for adults and children, circus workshops, guided tours of the monument, after-school activities, exhibitions, conferences, shows, musical projects for social integration, Italian-language school for foreigners, a neighborhood carnival, independent design market.

Le Scalze is the name of the Cooperative that organizes multi- disciplinary cultural activities targeted to the neighborhood of Tarsia-Montesanto. The objective is to revitalizate the neighbourhood and improve life in the communities of the Tarsia-Montesanto district.