Our work is made possible by:

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.

Parroquia Nuestra Señora de Lourdes

Parroquia Nuestra Señora de Lourdes
(Our Lady of Lourdes Parish)


Mission: To celebrate the Eucharist, to proclaim the Good News, to encourage stewardship as a way of life, and to grow in faith, justice, love and service to others, and to help our community by provide Eucharist, religious education, social services and food to the local community.

Number Served: 700 community members per month.

Director: Padre Arturo Rangel

Location: Col. La Presa, Rodriguez, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

SHI Partnership Began: 2005

Project Overview: 
Father Aaron and parish volunteers provide the community with a bi-weekly food distribution, religious and spiritual education, and blankets in the winter. The parish has received six portable buildings, of which two are used as a chapel, three are used for education and one is used as a library and community resource center.

For information on how you can help this project please contact Lauro Olmeda (664) 381-0038 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.