DAUGHTERS OF CHARITY
OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
INTERNATIONAL PROJECT SERVICES
|decrease human suffering
increase human potential
In the crumbling neighborhood of Cayo Hueso, people suffer from extreme social marginalization and poverty. Opportunity for a decent wage is so scarce that families encourage children to engage in nefarious activities in order to survive. The Daughters of Charity originally established themselves in education by running the Immaculate School until 1961 when the...
Ethiopia has one of the world’s highest rates of maternal deaths and disabilities in the world. Women have a 1-in-52 chance of dying from childbirth-related causes, according to USAID. Shockingly, newborn babies comprise more than 60 percent of infant deaths and 40 percent of under-five deaths. This rate of death is higher in underserved areas such as those...
The Sisters in Slavgorod assist disadvantaged children and families year round. Youngsters can receive general care, spiritual assistance, and educational support in the form of extra classes in the Daughters of Charity meeting room. This room also serves as a location for weekend group meetings of youth & adults. The Sisters also offer their services in additional...
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>