Soacha – Women’s Empowerment Program

Mother & Child, Soacha, ColombiaSoacha, a border neighborhood of Bogota, is among the poorest sections of the city with a large population of displaced persons. Addressing the needs of the community, Padre Carlos seeded, with assistance from the World Health Organization, a very successful women’s empowerment program. The church is currently working to develop temporary housing for homeless families, and establish a medical clinic.