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  • Maria is a single mother of four children. When her youngest daughter Isabel, now 11, was three months old her husband left the family. No visits, no ...

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  • Salome is a Rhino at BVSA a partner ministry of the 12x12 Love Project here in Magdalena. Salome is a 12 year-old boy with a sweet spirit but lives wi...

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  • Jose had approached some time ago about looking at his home. The morning we visited it was very cold. Jose's daughter and wife were standing near...

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  • The Ramirez Family lived in a small shack constructed of old lamina, plastic sheeting and blankets with dirt floors. Manuel collects scrap metal and w...

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  • The Jiminez Family lives just outside of Magdalena in a colonia called El Gorrion (The Sparrow). El Gorrion is not a beautiful place but rather a roug...

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  • In February of this year, a team of businessmen were here to serve and make an impact in the lives of several widows and their children. One of the da...

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  • Americo's family lived at the bottom of an embankment in a small dark one room lamina shack. A major problem with this house was that because of ...

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  • Berta Lopez is 58 year old widow. Her husband died 10 years ago after years of abusing alcohol. After a fire destroyed her adobe mud and wood structur...

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  • Carlos was blinded 10 years ago when he fell while working on the roof at their church. He fell, damaged his optical nerve and was never able to see a...

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  • TheEbaños Family lived in a small one room shack constructed of dried corn stalk, cardboard, lamina and blankets. This sweet family of 6 stays warm in...

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  • Maria Delores struggles to survive as a married single mom. Prior to the construction of this home, her husband, Carlos, spent the majority of his tim...

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  • Melvin is a special needs child. He was born as a normal baby but developed an illness and slowly became more and more disabled. Today he is 7 years o...

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  • The day we met Miriam she was nine months pregnant and eagerly awaiting the birth of a new baby. Her second name, Esperanza, literally means hope. The...

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  • The Hernandez family lived in a cornstalk and lamina home consisting of one small bedroom and a kitchen. This family of 8 slept together in a small da...

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  • This is a fatherless family here in Magdalena, dad left over a year ago after physically abusing Maria for many years. Maria has no extended family in...

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  • Mynor and Rosa live in Buena Vista, a small, extremely poor village near Magdalena. Mynor works in the fields raising vegetables for 12 hours a day, a...

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