Give a Future to Young Women in the Jungle of Peru

Project Leader:

Reverend Miguel Angel Marugán López

This home under the coordination of the Social Pastoral of the Vicariate of Yurimaguas and with the supervision of Sr. Inés Acosta Guerra, a religious who works individually in the Vicariate, is dedicated to taking in young women and girls from extremely poor families and mainly native communities of the Peruvian Amazonian jungle (Shawis, Achuar, Cucama Cucamilla, Wampis, Amazonian Quechua). They are provided an education and integral development that they would not have access to under normal conditions in their communities and families. Without comprehensive education and training they become adolescent mothers, and assume roles that are still culturally acceptable in these native societies. This only role is one of total submission to men. Their only function is procreation, and heavy domestic or peasant work. The project aims for the young girls and women to finish higher studies, especially as bilingual teachers so that they can be leaders, role models, and advisors for other girls, young people and women of their respective ethnic groups. We greatly appreciate your support and we will have you in our prayers and we will include you in our friends list in the house newsletter, "My Little Home".

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$1,364

of $5,000 raised



Adam donated $50.

Jean donated $25.

Patrick donated $25.

Anonymous donated $25.

Lisa donated $10.

limbi donated $5.

Phillip donated $24.

Anonymous donated $25.

Anonymous donated $100.

Anonymous donated $100.

Jean donated $10.

David donated $25.

Anonymous donated $124.

Teresa donated $25.

liza donated $10.

Anonymous donated $50.

Anonymous donated $25.

nada donated $25.

Teresa donated $25.

Anonymous donated $25.

Elizabeth donated $25.

Ellen donated $25.

Ellen donated $25.

Anonymous donated $25.

James donated $250.

Anne donated $20.

Kristín donated $10.

Joann donated $25.

Anonymous donated $25.

Anonymous donated $25.

Jose donated $100.

Karine donated $25.

Carole donated $25.

What your donation can do!

  • $20 1 sem/week-Manutención y estudio/All expenses
  • $50 1 mes/month-gastos escolares/school expenses
  • $150 1 mes/month-Manutención y estudio/All expenses


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Adam donated $50.

27 days ago

Jean donated $25.

1 month ago

Patrick donated $25.

1 month ago
  

Project Leader:

Miguel Angel Marugán López
Patrick, muchas gracias por su generosidad. Con su ayuda podemos seguir ayudando a muchas niñas y jóvenes a,que escriban su propio futuro. Thank you.

1 month ago

Anonymous donated $25.

2 months ago
  

Project Leader:

Miguel Angel Marugán López
Muchas gracias por pensar en nosotros. DIos te cuide y te bendiga.

2 months ago

Lisa donated $10.

2 months ago
  

Project Leader:

Miguel Angel Marugán López
Thank you amiga. De corazón te damos las gracias por tu generosidad. Que Dios te bendiga.

2 months ago


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