The project “Raizes Brasileiras”, affiliated to ABRASSO,  provides a language immersion learning environment for children  interested in maintaining and learning Portuguese language and Brazilian culture.

Coordinated by Dr Lilian Fleuri, Raízes Brasileiras is a project carried out by Brazilian parents and professional teachers interested in supporting a bilingual identity of their children.

The role of project Raízes Brasileiras is to foster community-based educational activities to promote community language maintenance, bilingual identity, and community union.