Flash News

June 7, 2018 Dear Sisters and Mission Partners, On the 3 rd June the Volcano de Fuego violently erupted in Guatemala, killing more than 70 people and displacing thousands from their homes. At least 192 people are still missing and over 1,7 million people were affected by the volcano eruption in three central areas. In Sacatepéquez, Chimaltenango and Escuintla states, 30 km from the capital, many villages were destroyed, buried by lava, ashes and debris, and 3,000 were forced to evacuate, after losing all their properties. Our Sisters in Guatemala have been serving the most vulnerable for... more
EMERGENCY NEEDS TO VICTIMS OF HURRICANE AND EARTHQUAKES IN Cuba, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Central America Dear Sisters and Mission Partners, We would like to share with you some brief information about the situation of our sisters in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and Central America - the areas that were affected by earthquakes and hurricanes which caused widespread destruction across the Caribbean. This phenomenon generated the destruction of electricity and telephone networks; floods destroyed hundreds of homes with total and partial landslides; and a large number of families were left... more