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We are a not-for-profit charity. All administrative and overhead costs are covered so 100% of all donations are directly used to help individuals in need. Our focus began on the border region of Baja California and has expanded to places of extreme poverty around the world.

Colegio Santa Rosa de Lima

Misioneros de la Cruz – Colegio Sta Rosa de Lima
(Saint Rose of Lima School)


Mission: To provide a free catholic education to students and parents. 


Number Served: 600 per year. 


Director: Father John Tasto 


Location: Tijuana, BC, Mexico 


SHI Partnership Began: 2006 


Project Overview: Colegio Santa Rosa de Lima is associated with Missionaries of the Cross and is self-funded.  The Colegio is lead by Father John and it provides free education to over 600 students in grades 1 thru 12.  SHI’s donation to the school contributed to expansion of school facilities, and our partnership with Rotary now provides free lunch five days a week to the students.

Current Needs: Classroom supplies


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