DAUGHTERS OF CHARITY
OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
INTERNATIONAL PROJECT SERVICES
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The city of Kitale has a high percentage of urban poor persons. Due to limited employment opportunities and widespread poverty this population, particularly its women, is vulnerable to unhealthy ways of seeking income. Moreover, there are many single mothers who must support their families, and grandmothers who have been left with orphaned or abandoned grandchildren....
The city of Gramsh in Southern Albania is an impoverished and isolated area. High rates of unemployment, large families unable to support themselves, and limited access to medical care are serious issues here. The severe poverty in Albania is largely the result of the former communist regime that existed in the country. Gramsh has approximately 15,000 inhabitants,...
Poverty, low educational levels, and 10 years of burgeoning migrant populations of refugees and informal settlers to San Lorenzo have caused a crisis level of violence and human trafficking. Despite a 147 year long history of traditional services, the Sisters are taking on the challenges of this new crisis in an effort to stop modern forms of slavery. This program...
Daughters of Charity International Project Services was established to help the Sisters in developing countries to carry out their mission of service to those who are poor. LEARN MORE>