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A Roof for a New Church in Nicaragua

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After Haiti, Nicaragua is the poorest country in Latin America. Given that reality, the Church needs help in many places to be able to fulfil …

A New Chapel for a Village in Ethiopia

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The Parish of Our Lady lies in the city of Shebo, in western Ethiopia. During the drought of 1985, much of the country resettled here with the promise of a better life. But they were met with bitter disappointment. The parish was established to help a suffering and disillusioned people.

Renovate a Formation Center in Peru

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The prelature of Chuquibambilla in southern Peru lies high up in the hills, at an altitude of 10,000 to 15,000 feet. It is a region of great poverty, where the people have to contend with poor soil and frequent droughts. Added to this was the 10 years of terror and civil war inflicted by the Maoist guerillas of the so-called “Shining Path,” rebels who during the 1980s left behind deep scars among the people that have still not healed to this day.

Renovate a Presbytery on the Isla di Puná in Ecuador

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Isla di Puná is an island of 350 square miles just off the south coast of Ecuador. It has a population of 7,000 or so …

Renovation of a House for a Priest in Senegal

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In Senegal, Christians are a small minority – some 5% out of a total population of 15.6 million. Over 90% of the population is Muslim, while another 5% belong to traditional African religions. One large parish is the Parish of St. Charles Lwanga, based in Pandiènou, in the town of Pambal, in the west of the country, to the northeast of the capital Dakar.

A House and Formation Center for a Community of Priests in Bolivia

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Sitting at an altitude of almost 12,000 feet, La Paz is the third largest city in Bolivia and its capital in all but name. It is also growing constantly, owing to the steady influx of people from the rural regions, and now has a population of approximately 1 million. This population increase is likewise resulting in a steady growth of the parishes within the city. Close to 80% of the population in Bolivia is Catholic, while at the same time there are far too few priests.

Help Rebuild Two Chapels Destroyed by a Cyclone in Mozambique

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​In January 2017, the northern coast of Mozambique, already one of the world’s poorest countries, was battered by a severe cyclone. The storm brought heavy …

Renovate the Church of Magadan in Siberia, Russia

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The port town of Magadan in eastern Siberia was first established in 1929 as a concentration camp. Under the Soviet regime, it was the principal …

A New Chapel for a Growing Village Community in Benin

A New Chapel for a Growing Village Community in Benin

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The Most Holy Trinity Parish is based in the west African nation of Benin. Like so many other rural parishes in Africa, it serves several …

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