The Women’s Global Connection Peru trip

by Jan 30, 2020Blog, Pastoral and Social0 comments

The Women’s Global Connection Peru trip is featured in Global Sisters Report today.

“Last spring, we took a solidarity and service trip to Peru sponsored by “Women’s Global Connection” (WGC), a ministry of our congregation, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio. Some months before, we had contacted our partner women’s group, Mujeres Emprendedoras, in a disadvantaged town in Peru and asked about their interests and needs. They were concerned about the growing trash and the pollution of their town. They wanted something to help clean up their town of Cambio Puente. A special need in that whole area is clean water.​”

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Sr. Martha Ann Kirk, right, Archbishop Dom Hélder Câmara, Franciscan Friar Louis Vitale, and friends pray for peace beside the Nevada nuclear test site during a 1991 retreat. (Provided photo).

Header picture: The Mayor of Cambio Puente, Eden Saul Miranda Marcello, center, in blue shirt, came to thank the students and Mujeres Emprendedoras. (Picture: Martha Kirk)


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