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MEXICO: 50 Years of Programs Providing Education, Opportunity to Country’s “Future”

By at February 13, 2013 | 9:58 am

MEXICO: 50 Years of Programs Providing Education, Opportunity to Country’s “Future”

(MissionNewswire) In mid-February, the Salesians celebrated 50 years of providing education and other services to poor youth in the Province of Mexico-Guadalajara. Salesian Rector Major Father Pascual Chávez Villanueva led the celebration which lasted several days. "The celebration of the 50th Anniversary of our Province represents a year in which we remember those more...

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MEXICO: New Salesian Medical Clinic Opens, Serves Youth and Neighboring Communities

By at December 27, 2012 | 2:57 pm

MEXICO: New Salesian Medical Clinic Opens, Serves Youth and Neighboring Communities

(MissionNewswire) In early December 2012, a new medical clinic opened as part of a Salesian-run program in Morelia. The clinic was named after Father Alberto Durán Cabrales, rector of the Antonio de Mendoza community in Morelia. Salesian Brother Víctor López Cisneros is responsible for the clinic’s ongoing operation. Each week, close to 600 youth access the more...

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MEXICO: New Cultural Space Opens for At-Risk Youth

By at December 17, 2012 | 3:16 pm

MEXICO: New Cultural Space Opens for At-Risk Youth

(MissionNewswire) The Corner was opened in December in Lupita Oratory (Youth Center), one of three Salesian Youth Centers in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico. The Corner is a cultural space designed to meet the needs of teens and older youth by providing a meeting space in a peaceful atmosphere. This new program is part of the Don Bosco Cultural Corridor Project. In the more...

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