The Instituto Germinare was created in September 2009 and shares the same principles as J&F Investimentos, which constantly seeks to innovate and endeavor to build a more just society within a strict framework of ethics and quality.
In 2010, the Escola Germinare school was opened in the city of São Paulo, with the fundamental objective to form highly-educated citizens, both from and academic and humane point of view, with a broad cultural repertoire consolidated ethical values and a positive attitude towards life and society.
Without any cost to students, Germinare offers education from the 6th grade of primary school to the 3rd grade of high school. Since its inception, the school’s aim has been to promote an education that is more connected to the real world, combining academic excellence and preparation for life’s challenges, thus becoming a platform for hundreds of young talents to develop, avoiding they are lost by lack of opportunity or by lack of an adequate education.
Currently, the school has 423 students and the dream to take this opportunity to more youth with potential in other regions and, thus, leave a legacy for future generations.