El Salvador

EL SALVADOR: Students, Elderly Have Better Nutrition Thanks to Rice Meal Donation from Feed My Starving Children

By at November 30, 2016 | 12:21 pm

EL SALVADOR: Students, Elderly Have Better Nutrition Thanks to Rice Meal Donation from Feed My Starving Children

(MissionNewswire) Salesian students attending programs through the Don Bosco Industrial Polygon Foundation (EDYTRA) in San Salvador, the capital city of El Salvador, have access to better nutrition thanks to an ongoing partnership between Salesian Missions and Feed My Starving Children, a nonprofit Christian organization committed to “feeding God’s children hungry in more...

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EL SALVADOR: Youth Get Technical, Entrepreneurship Skills for Long-Term Employment

By at October 3, 2016 | 3:53 pm

EL SALVADOR: Youth Get Technical, Entrepreneurship Skills for Long-Term Employment

(MissionNewswire) From August 2015 through July 2016, 231 youth took part in the Young Entrepreneurs in IT project with FUSALMO, a Salesian Educational Center, in San Salvador, El Salvador. The Young Entrepreneurs in IT project was founded by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. The primary objective of the project was to train young people in technical knowledge more...

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EL SALVADOR: New Salesian Initiative Aims to Promote Inclusion for Students with Hearing Disabilities

By at September 30, 2016 | 8:10 am

EL SALVADOR: New Salesian Initiative Aims to Promote Inclusion for Students with Hearing Disabilities

(MissionNewswire) The Association of Salesian Students for Thought and Civic Education (AESPEC) and the Salesian Association of Students of Aeronautics (ASEA) at the University of Don Bosco in El Salvador recently launched Without Barriers initiative. Without Barriers promotes the social integration of hearing impaired students within the university. The first step was more...

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EL SALVADOR: Don Bosco University Provides Free Educational Workshops to More Than 4,500 Students

By at August 30, 2016 | 7:17 am

EL SALVADOR: Don Bosco University Provides Free Educational Workshops to More Than 4,500 Students

(MissionNewswire) Don Bosco University, located in Soyapango, El Salvador in collaboration with the organization Save the Children have joined forces to coordinate the “Formarte Joven” program for youth.  Since 2013, the two organizations have been offering complementary education to youth in 72 educational centers in Sonsonate, Ahuachapán and La Paz. As part of more...

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EL SALVADOR: Salesian Food Program Provides Meals to 150 Children Thanks to Donation from Feed My Starving Children

By at July 14, 2016 | 7:36 am

EL SALVADOR: Salesian Food Program Provides Meals to 150 Children Thanks to Donation from Feed My Starving Children

(MissionNewsire) Youth in programs with the Laura Vicuna Pro Education Foundation in San Salvador, the capital city of El Salvador, have access to better nutrition thanks to an ongoing partnership between Salesian Missions and Feed My Starving Children, a non-profit Christian organization committed to, “feeding God’s children hungry in body and spirit.” A recent more...

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EL SALVADOR: Salesian Missionaries Meet to Discuss Education to Combat Growing Youth Unemployment in Latin America

By at June 23, 2016 | 2:22 pm

EL SALVADOR: Salesian Missionaries Meet to Discuss Education to Combat Growing Youth Unemployment in Latin America

(MissionNewsire) In 2015, the International Labor Organization released a report that noted there are 1.7 million unemployed people across Latin American countries. Youth are more than three times more likely to be unemployed and often lack the educational and employment opportunities necessary to escape conditions of poverty. The report notes that the labor market in more...

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EL SALVADOR: Restaurant Provides Meals to the Elderly Who are Homeless or Living in Poverty

By at June 1, 2016 | 3:54 pm

EL SALVADOR: Restaurant Provides Meals to the Elderly Who are Homeless or Living in Poverty

(MissionNewsire) Salesian missionaries in San Salvador, the capital city of El Salvador, operate a restaurant named Mamma Margaret, which feeds the elderly who live in public housing or on the street. Many of the people who come to the restaurant have no one to take care of them or ensure their needs are met. The Salesian-run restaurant, which is part of the Mary Help of more...

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EL SALVADOR: Rice-Meal Donation Helps to Provide Better Nutrition for Students and the Elderly

By at October 20, 2015 | 3:01 pm

EL SALVADOR: Rice-Meal Donation Helps to Provide Better Nutrition for Students and the Elderly

(MissionNewswire) Students at schools operated by the Salesian Education and Work Foundation in San Salvador, the capital city of El Salvador, have access to better nutrition thanks to an ongoing partnership between Salesian Missions and Feed My Starving Children, a non-profit Christian organization committed to, “feeding God’s children hungry in body and spirit.” more...

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EL SALVADOR: The Don Bosco Youth Symphonic Orchestra and Chorus Performs in Washington, D.C. on Its First North American Tour

By at June 2, 2015 | 8:38 am

EL SALVADOR: The Don Bosco Youth Symphonic Orchestra and Chorus Performs in Washington, D.C. on Its First North American Tour

(MissionNewswire) The Don Bosco Youth Symphonic Orchestra and Chorus performed free concerts to packed venues, including The Kennedy Center and the World Bank, during its first North American tour. According to a recent NBC news story about the concerts by Patricia Guadalupe, the musical group played classics from Handel, Verdi, Schubert and Mozart as well as jazz, Celia more...

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EL SALVADOR: Don Bosco University is Creating New Auditorium Space Thanks to Donation from Institution Recycling Network

By at May 21, 2015 | 12:30 pm

EL SALVADOR: Don Bosco University is Creating New Auditorium Space Thanks to Donation from Institution Recycling Network

(MissionNewswire) The Salesian-run Don Bosco University in San Salvador, El Salvador has received the 275 chairs it needs to turn two classroom lecture halls into auditoriums thanks to a recent donation made possible by an ongoing partnership between Salesian Missions and the Institution Recycling Network (IRN), an organization that matches surplus items with more...

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