BUILD DATES: 11 & 12 November 2017
MOTHER- Maria Felix
- Age: 41
- Profession: Works in a factory
- Weekly Salary: 1500 pesos
- Widiana, 14 years old, 8th grade.
- Gabriela, 11 years old, 6th grade.
- Briana, 9 years old, 4th grade.
- Nayeli, 5 years old, Preschool
- Ximena, 14 months old.
COLONIA- Colonia 89
TIME WITH PROPERTY- 4 months
RUNNING WATER- yes
STRUCTURE- Room made of pieces of wood.
María Felix is a single mom, she is 41 years old and is from Guerrero, a state in center México. She has 5 children; Widiana who is 14 years old and is in 2nd grade in middle school, Gabriela who is 11 years old and is in 6th grade in elementary school, Briana who is 9 years old and is in 4th grade of elementary school, Nayeli who is 5 years old and is in 3rd grade of kinder garden and Ximena who is 1 year old.
María moved from Guerrero to Ensenada 5 years ago because she had problems with the father of her first 3 children. Here in Ensenada she met the father of her two younger children but they separated two years ago.
She bought a piece of land 3 years ago with a credit. She works in an ice cream factory earning $1,500 pesos per week (Around $85 dlls.). She built a small room with scraps and wood, is a very small room and all of them sleep there.
María desire a place she and her children can call home, a safe place where they can grow and be happy together.