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Church on The Hill Team Red - Marinez Lechuga Family

BUILD DATES: 17, 18 & 19 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

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FATHER- Felipe

  • Age: 44
  • Profession: Works in a factory
  • Weekly Salary: 3,500 (every 2 weeks)

MOTHER- Felix 

  • Age: 40
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

CHILDREN- 

  • Lizbeth 14 years old, Jr. High
  • Aide 8 years old 2nd grade

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Sauzal
TIME WITH PROPERTY- 6 years
ELECTRICITY- -
RUNNING WATER- - 
STRUCTURE- Small room made of wood
 

FAMILY STORY:

Felipe and Felix are from Puebla, and met in Ensenada. They stared living together and after few months they were expecting their first daughter. Felix used to sell burritos but had arthritis and had to stop working. After this they had there second daughter. As time went on, they decided to buy the property on credit and stared little by little building a room out of wood. Felipe works in a factory doing different jobs, painting, welding, and has a salary of 3,500 pesos every 2 weeks. Felix and Felipe are grateful to God because they have their own property, but they have faith that He will also provide for a house.

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Olivia Basket Team - Ramirez Santiago Family

BUILD DATES: 21 & 22 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

FATHER- Antonio

  • Age: 40
  • Profession: Works in the fields
  • Weekly Salary: 900 pesos 

MOTHER- Victoria 

  • Age: 35
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

 

CHILDREN-

  •  Ilich , 15 years old, Highschool
  • Valeria 3 months old
  • Antonio, 10 years old 5th grade

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Maneadero
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  1 month
ELECTRICITY- no
RUNNING WATER- yes
STRUCTURE- 
 

FAMILY STORY:

Antonio y Victoria are from Oaxaca, they came to Ensenada looking for jobs and to have a better life. They have 3 kids but the youngest has asthma. In 2013, they paid of their property and 2 weeks ago, they moved on to their property. They built a room made of wood, some was donated and it is very old wood. Antonio works packing vegetables and works all week with a weekly salary of 900 pesos. Is been very difficult for them to build a better house, but they have faith that God will provide a better home for their kids.

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All Angel Church Team - Vicente Cervantes Family

BUILD DATES: 5, 6 & 7 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

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FATHER- Sebastian

  • Age:25
  • Profession: Packing Vegetables 
  • Weekly Salary: 1,200 pesos 

MOTHER- Rocio 

  • Age: 35
  • Profession: nanny
  • Weekly Salary:

 

 

CHILDREN-

  • Sebastian 7 years old - second grade
  • Wendy 5 years old - kidner 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Zorrillo
TIME WITH PROPERTY- 1 year
ELECTRICITY- yes
RUNNING WATER- no
STRUCTURE- room made of wood. 
 

FAMILY STORY: 

Rocio and Sebastian met in Ensenada 7 years ago, and have been living together ever since. They lived with Rocio’s mom for the first 2 years and had their kids while living there, but they had to move out because was there was not enough space for everyone. So they decided to rent a bigger place, and after a year they decided to buy their own land. Rocio’s family helped them to buy the property and a year ago they moved on to live in their property. They live in a small room made out of pieces of wood; they don’t have enough money to build a house because they don’t have enough income. Rocio stays at home taking care of the kids.

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Olivia Basket Team - Othon Ramirez

BUILD DATES: 14 & 15 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

                                                              

FATHER- Pablo

  • Age: 23
  • Profession: Taco Stand
  • Weekly Salary: 2100

MOTHER- Angelica 

  • Age: 22
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

 

 

CHILDREN-

  • Nayeli Yoselin 2 years old
  • Juan Diego 5 years old , Kinder 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Ruiz Cortinez
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  2 years
ELECTRICITY- yes
RUNNING WATER- yes
STRUCTURE- Small room made of wood. 
 

FAMILY STORY:

Pablo and Angelica have been living together for 7 years and they are from Oaxaca. They moved from Oaxaca 5 years ago and they have two children Nayeli Yoselin, 2 years old and Juan Diego is 5 years old. They came to from Oaxaca looking for a better opportunity for them and their kids; it hasn’t been easy. They’ve been in difficult times where is been hard to cover their expenses, they have to live in small room made of wood and it’s very unsafe; in that same room, they sleep, cook, eat. Angelica doesn’t work, she stays home to take care of the kids. Pablo works at a taco stand and works from 2 pm to 2am. They hope for a house where they don’t feel cold and afraid of the rainy season, they want a house where they can feel safe.

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Solace Team - Lopez Diaz Family

BUILD DATES: 17, 18 & 19 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

FATHER- Jose

  • Age: 32
  • Profession: Night guard 
  • Weekly Salary: 3000 pesos ( every 2 weeks) 

MOTHER- Liliana 

  • Age: 22
  • Profession: Nanny
  • Weekly Salary: 250 pesos

CHILDREN-

  • Hannah 5 years old , 2nd kinder 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Ampliacion Pradera
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  9 months
ELECTRICITY- no
RUNNING WATER- no
STRUCTURE- trailer
 

FAMILY STORY:

Jose and Liliana are form Sinaloa, and they met each other in Sinaloa a year ago. They got married and moved to Ensenada when their daughter, Hanna was 1 year old. They decided to move to Ensenada because in Sinaloa it was very difficult to find a good job. Jose got an offer to work in Baja California and he accepted it. He works as a sales man and Liliana babysits a girl from Monday to Friday. They could have their own property through a friend that sold the property for $35,000 pesos allowing Jose make payment that he could afford. After a year and a half, they finally paid it off they and they could live in a small trailer on the property.

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Young Nak Team - Antonio Valencia Family

BUILD DATES: 17, 18 & 19 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

MOTHER- Jaqueline

  • Age: 35
  • Profession:  sells toritllas 
  • Weekly Salary: 360 pesos

CHILDREN-

  • Valeria 5 years old, 2nd grade Kinder
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PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Simon Bolivar
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  1 year
ELECTRICITY- yes
RUNNING WATER- yes
STRUCTURE- room made of wood
 

FAMILY STORY:

Jaquelin is form Tecate Baja California; she got together with a man when she was 23 years old and they had a daughter and lived in Tecate. Jaquelin and her boyfriend lived together for 11 years but she left him, because he was a drug addict. Jaquelin always prayed for a daughter because doctors told her that she couldn’t have kids so when she finally got pregnant she decided to leave her boyfriend to raise her daughter in a better environment and moved to Ensenada. She bought a piece of property on credit, and tried to make payments; she used to collect cans, iron things that she could sell to the recycle company, anything to make money. Jaquelin needs a home to take care her mom and daughter, she wishes to have a home where her daughter can grow and feel safe.

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Church on the Hill Team Blue - Perez Hernandez Family

BUILD DATES: 17, 18 & 19 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

FATHER- Abraham

  • Age: 30 
  • Profession: Chiapas
  • Weekly Salary: 1,500 pesos 

MOTHER- Let

  • Age: 30 
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

CHILDREN-

  • Abril, 3 months old
  • Hector, 7 years old , 1st Grade
  • Maria Guadalupe, 10 years, 4th grade
  • Dagoberto, 13 years old, junior HIgh

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Sauzal
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  6 years
ELECTRICITY- no
RUNNING WATER-  yes
STRUCTURE- House made of leftover scrap
 

FAMILY STORY:

Let is from Oaxaca and she lived with the father of her 3 kids, but he was physically abusive so she decided to leave him. So she left him and moved to Ensenada with her kids and lived with her aunt. She rented a house and after 5 months she met Abraham and decided to live with him. They had a baby

together named Abril. Abraham had a property already but was squatting on it, but with the help of a of a real estate company he could have the legal papers he needed it to own the property. He makes monthly payments of $1,500 pesos but still owes $61,724 pesos. They live in small room made of wood with no electricity. Abraham is a construction laborer and sometimes he can make 1,500 pesos a week some weeks he can’t. Let doesn’t work because she stays home taking care of the kids, for them is been difficult to build their home because of the daily expenses and trying to pay off their property.

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Defender Team - Cardenas Montoya

Build Dates: 14, 15 & 16 June 2017

Family Information:

                                          

  Mother- Lisbeth

  • Age: 36
  • Profession: Cleaning houses and offices
  • Weekly Salary: 500 pesos

 

 

 

Children-

  •  Juan Damian, 11 years old 6th grade
  • Yuliana 14 years old, 9th grade
  • Luz Adamaris, 16 years old, High school
  • Yocelin, 18 years old, High School

Property Information:

Colonia- Pedregal
Time with property-  5 months
Electricity-no
Running Water- no
Structure- Small room made of wood
 

Family Story:

Lizbeth is from Navojoa and when her son was 5 months old she moved with her kids to Ensenada. She left her husband because he was a bad influence.  then her second partner also was not a good father. She was raised by her grandparents and when they passed away she was left with no family and decided to move to Ensenada.
When she came to Ensenada she got a job at a ranch selling food for horses. Thank God she always had good jobs that allowed her to work and take care her kids. Today she works cleaning houses and sells some crafts, like flowers made of paper. She is the only one working in her family. She got help to build a room made of wood. For her as a single mom is hard to build a house for her children, she pays 1,500 pesos monthly for her property.

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Evergreen Christ Church Team - Solano Bazan Family

BUILD DATES: 1 & 2 July 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

FATHER- Rufino

  • Age: 34  
  • Profession: flower fields
  • Weekly Salary: 800 pesos 

 

 

MOTHER- Gudelia

  • Age: 33
  • Profession: Flower fields
  • Weekly Salary: 800 pesos

CHILDREN-

  • Antonio 15 years old
  • Jose Luis 13 years old
  • Daniela 11 years old 
  • Angel 9 years old 
  • Rumina 4 years old 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Santa Cuquila
TIME WITH PROPERTY- 
ELECTRICITY-no
RUNNING WATER- no
STRUCTURE- small room made of wood and dirt floor.
 

FAMILY STORY:

 14 years ago, Rufino y Gudelia moved to Ensenada and their kids were born here. They work in the fields, cutting flowers and they get paid 800 pesos per week. When Rufino and Guedlia work, their older kids stay home to take care their younger siblings. They don’t send their kids to school, they say that they don’t have the money to cover the uniforms, shoes, books etc. so their kids stay home all day. They bought a piece of land on credit, they have been living there for 2 months; before this they used rent a place. Rufino left with his son Antonio to see his father, in Oaxaca, he is been very sick he doesn’t know when he’ll be back to Ensenada, it will depend on the health of Rufino’s father.

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Presbyterian Church Team - Cisneros Ochoa Family

BUILD DATES: 25 & 26 June 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

 

FATHER-Cesar

  • Age: 22 
  • Profession: factory
  • Weekly Salary: 970 pesos 

MOTHER- Aidee Noemi

  • Age: 25
  • Profession: factory
  • Weekly Salary: 800 pesos

CHILDREN-

  • Mia Anahid 4 years old, preschool
  • Danely  8 months old

 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- 2 de Septiembre
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  3 months
ELECTRICITY-no
RUNNING WATER- yes
STRUCTURE-Small room made of wood
 

FAMILY STORY:

Cesar y Aidee Noemi are a young couple they have been married for 2 years. They have a girl, Danely she is 8 months old and Mia Anahid Cesar a daughter from his first marriage, she lives with him because Mia’s mom can’t afford to take care of her. Cesar and Aidee used to live with her parents and now they have a small room on their own property, is not very safe for their girls, when it gets very cold they go to her sister house to spend the night so the girls won’t get sick. Cesar works in a factory that makes air bags for cars and receives the minimum wage, Noemi just stared working in another factory.

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Cooper Christ Community Team - Hernandez Rivera

BUILD DATES: 26, 27 & 28 June 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION:

                                                           

FATHER- Arturo

  • Age: 23
  • Profession: works at  the fields
  • Weekly Salary: 977

MOTHER- Obdulia 

  • Age: 28
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

CHILDREN-

  • Andres 1 year old.

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Maneadero
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  1  year
ELECTRICITY- yes
RUNNING WATER- no
STRUCTURE- small room made of wood
 

FAMILY STORY:

Arturo and Obdulia got married a year ago and have a little boy Andres Damian he was born premature but thank God he didn’t have any complications; he is very playful. Arturo works at a ranch 3 hours away in another small town, so he stays the week there and comes to Ensenada on the weekends. He gets paid the minimum wage, for this reason is been very hard to build a home and support his family. Obdulia doesn’t work she stays home to take care her son. They live in a small room made of wood with a dirt floor; to live there has been very difficult especially because their son was born 2 months premature. Their desire is to have a home where their son can play safe, without getting sick.

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Redeem Church Team - Verduzco Aro Family

BUILD DATES: 26, 27 & 28 

FAMILY INFORMATION:

                                                             

FATHER-Daniel

  • Age: 27 
  • Profession: works at the fields
  • Weekly Salary: 1000 pesos 

MOTHER- Gabriela

  • Age: 28
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

CHILDREN-

  • Erick, 7 years old, second grade
  • Gustavo 1 year old. 

 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Maneadero
TIME WITH PROPERTY-  2 meses
ELECTRICITY- yes
RUNNING WATER- yes
STRUCTURE- small room made of wood.
 

FAMILY STORY:

Gabriela and Daniel have been together for 9 years and have 2 children. Erick is 7 years old and is in second grade. The youngest Gustavo, is 18 months old.  15 days after he was born they found a small abscess in his anus.  When they took him to the doctor, he said that was caused by bacteria that is “eating” the intestine, this is very painful for Gustavo every time that he needs to go to the bathroom.  It got more complicated and he spent one month in the hospital. The doctor said that he needs to be a little bit older to be able to do a surgery. She had to quit her job for this situation with Gustavo. And now they don’t have health insurance. She has been to different hospitals but no one has given a possible solution to Gustavo’s condition.  They don’t have the money to cover the expenses, so now they can only leave him in God’s hands. Gabriela has been living for 2 months at her property, she used to live with her mom.  Daniel works at a ranch during the week and even some weekends. They built a small room made of wood. With the situation of their son they can’t afford to build a better home, most of the money goes to medicine for Gustavo.  

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Breakaway Team - Yamamoto Castro Family

BUILD DATES: 13 & 15 June 2017

FAMILY INFORMATION: 

                                                            MOTHER- Alma Rosa Yamamoto 

  • Age: 46
  • Profession: cleaning houses
  • Weekly Salary: 1200 pesos

CHILDREN-

  • Angel Yuquio 14 years old, 8th grade 
  • Adan Hirochi 17 years old, Highschool
  • Guillermo ( Alma's Father) 73 years old

 

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA-  89
TIME WITH PROPERTY- 22 years
ELECTRICITY-
RUNNING WATER-
STRUCTURE-
 

FAMILY STORY:

Alma Rosa is from Ensenada. She is been a single mom for 10 years. She left her husband because he decided to live with another woman and left his family. She has two sons living with her, Angel Yuquio he is 14 years old and he is in 8th grade and Adan Hirochi he is 17 years old and he is in High school.  Her dad lives with her, Guillermo who is 73 years old and Alma takes care of him.

Alma is been working cleaning houses to be able to support her family her son Adan works part time to help her mom. Few months ago, someone from the area that she lives, burn down her house as a revenge against her, because she sued them for bulling her sons, so she decided to file against them and they to burned her house and she lost everything. Right now, they are living with her neighbor and her father is living in a rehab center. her situation is very difficult she lost everything therefore she came asking for help.

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Team NCA - Cervantes Conde Family

BUILD DATES:  2 & 3 June

FAMILY INFORMATION:

                                                    FATHER- Jaime Cervantes 

  • Age: 24
  • Profession: Driver
  • Weekly Salary: 810 pesos

 

MOTHER- Micaela

  • Age: 24 
  • Profession: - stay home mom
  • Weekly Salary:  --

CHILDREN

  • Yael - 6 month old

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

COLONIA- Veladero
TIME WITH PROPERTY- 5 months
ELECTRICITY-no
RUNNING WATER- no
STRUCTURE- no
 

FAMILY STORY:

Jaime and Micaela are from Oaxaca, they met in Ensenada, been married for 4 years and have a 6-month-old baby. Jaime works as a driver for a company that grows vegetables in Maneadero and has a salary of 810 pesos. Micaela stays at home taking care of their baby. They paid their property a year ago. This family desire is to have a safer home, where they live when it rains the roof leaks and their roof is made out trap, they hope for a safer home for their son.

 

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Team Alaska - Garcia Hernandez Family

Build Dates: 26-28 May

Family Information

                                                                    Mother- Denisse

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  • Age: 31
  • Profession: sells food
  • Weekly Salary: 400 to 500 pesos

Children

  • Maria Guadalupe 13 year old
  • Esmeralda 7 year old
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Property Information:

Colonia- Maneadero
Time with property- 31 years
Electricity- yes
Running Water- yes
Structure- room made of wood dirt floor and the roof cover with a tarp.
 

Family Story:

Denisse was born in Enseanda and is a single mom; she has 2 kids, Maria Guadalupe and Esmeralda. Her husband left her 3 years ago, he used to help her financially but not anymore. Denisse works to support her family; she cooks burritos and tamales to sell, if the sells go bad, she cleans houses. When she is working her daughters are at school. Denisse’s mom inherited the land to her; there is where they live, in the same piece of land her brother live in another independent house.

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Faith Community Church - Torres Santana

Build Dates:27-28 May

Family Information:

Father- Jesus

  • Age: 27 years old
  • Profession: Electrician
  • Weekly Salary: 800 pesos

Mother- Anaid

  • Age: 27 years old
  • Profession: Secretary
  • Weekly Salary: 1200 pesos

Children-

  • Diana 5 years old - preschool

Property Information:

Colonia- Maneadero
Time with property-  17 months
Electricity- no
Running Water- no
Structure- no
 

Family Story:

Jesus and Anaid are from Enseanda, they have been together for 5 years, they have a 5 year old daughter Diana Rosceli and she is in preschool for four years they have been living in different houses with their in-laws, with an aunt. They situation was very difficult because they didn’t have enough space as a family, they did everything they could to have a better life, until a 18 months ago they were able to buy a property and now they live there in a small trailer tat Anaids sister let them borrow. Jesus works as an electrician but is not a stable job and Anaid is a secretary mechanic shop her job is more stable and is the one that helps the most.  To own a house is been difficult with a very small income, but as family their desires to live in a house were they can feel safe.

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Team Ford Family - Cardenas Pantoja

Build Dates: 27-28 May

Family Information:

                                                               Father-Oscar

  • Age: 29 years old
  • Profession: buy- sells Washer machines
  • Weekly Salary: 1000 pesos

Mother- Araceli

  • Age: 28 years old
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

Children-

  • Karen 8 years old - 3rd grade
  • Osmara 6 yeras old - 1st grade
  • Charlote 4 yeras old - preschool

Property Information:

Colonia- Rosas Magallon
Time with property- 2 years
Electricity- no
Running Water- no
Structure- room made of pieces of wood
 

Family Story:

Araceli and Oscar met in Enseanda and decided to live together. Oscar is from Sinaloa and Araceli is from Ensenada. They have been together for 10 years. They have 3 girls Charlot 4 years old, Karen 8 years old and Osmara 6 years old, they all go to school. They have been living in Enseanda for 4 years. Oscar works in buying and repairing parts for washer machines and he also fix them, he has a weekly salary of 1000 pesos. Araceli stays at home and take cares of her daughters. With Oscar salary they have to pay the piece of land and the things they need for the house and school, he ask for a house for the safety of his family

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Nailed it - Vasquez Cervantes Family

Build Dates: 27-28 May

Family Information:

                                                                  Father-Heraclio

  • Age: 23 year old
  • Profession: Works in the fields
  • Weekly Salary: 1200

Mother- Griselda

  • Age: 19 years old
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

 

     Children-

  • Dante 1 year old

Property Information:

Colonia- Santa Cuquila
Time with property-  3 years
Electricity-yes
Running Water- no
Structure-
 

Family Story:

Heraclio came to Ensenada with his family when he was 5 years old and Griselda when she was 12 years old along with her sister came to Ensenada looking for better jobs.Heraclio and Griselda met in Ensenada at their job, in the fields cutting flowers. Now they have been together for 3 years and have a 1 year old son Dante. They were able to buy their property, Heraclio had to leave Ensenada to a better job to he could send more money. Now they live in their land, and live in a small room made of pieces of wood, is in very bad conditions, it leaks and has no concrete floor. What get them more excited about receiving a new home I that Dante’s health will improve because he gets very sick because of the cold weather and the dust.   

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Standwood Foursquare - Ramirez Antonio

Build Dates: 20-21 May

Family Information:

Father- Sixto

  • Age: 28
  • Profession: works in the fields
  • Weekly Salary: 1200 pesos

 

 

Mother- Fabiola

  • Age:30
  • Profession: works in a store
  • Weekly Salary: 300

Children-

  • Luis Miguel 11 years old
  • Jorge 9 years old
  • Ivan 4 years old

Property Information:

Colonia- Paeraiso num. 2
Time with property- 1 year
Electricity- no
Running Water- no
Structure-
 

Family Story:

Fabiola and Sixto are from Oaxaca, but they first met in the fields of Sinaloa, and they decided to move to Ensenada with some re4latives, and finally bought their own property. Fabiola managers a small store that her brother owns (he is in Sinaloa) Sixto works in the fields, picking up vegetables he works from Monday top Sataruday 7:00am to 3:15 pm. Fabiola can work because she has to take care the kids. They live in a house made of wood, plastic, and cardboard. For them to receive a house will be a huge blessing, they’ll stop feeling cold and worry for their health.

 

 

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ST Luke - Patricio Gaspar Family

Build Dates: 20-21 May

Family Information:

Father-Gildardo

  • Age: 31
  • Profession: works in the fields
  • Weekly Salary: 1080 pesos

Mother- Macrina

  • Age: 29
  • Profession: -
  • Weekly Salary: -

 

 

Children

  • Luis Felipe 7
  • Brisa Isela 10
  • Ana Barbara 11

Property Information:

Colonia- Maneadero
Time with property- 3 months
Electricity- no
Running Water- no
Structure-
 

Family Story:

 

Macrina y Gildardo have a beautiful family they have been together for 3 years. Macrina had a relationship with the father of her daughters but he was very violent he abused the kids verbally and physically so Macrina decided to leave him thinking in her kids. That’s how later she met Gildardo and he took her and her kids with him. He works to support them and to provide for them. A year ago they were able to buy a property. Their house is unsafe, is a small room made of pallets, plastic. Macrina doesn’t work, she stays with the kids, 2 months ago her ex-husband took away by force her daughter and she is very afraid to take action against him because e she is afraid he’ll take away her other kids too.

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