BUILD DATES: January 13-14, 2018
FATHER - Margarito
- Age: 60
- Profession: Field Worker
- Weekly Salary: $55 USD
MOTHER - Francisca
- Age: 50
- Profession: N/A
- Weekly Salary: N/A
- Fernando: 16 Years Old
- Mauricio: 13 Years Old, 7th Grade
- Florentino: 10 Years Old, 3rd Grade
- Maria Ines: 9 Years Old, 5th Grade
COLONIA - Maneadero
TIME WITH PROPERTY - N/A
ELECTRICITY - Yes
RUNNING WATER - Yes
STRUCTURE - Small Room made of Wood Scraps and other Materials.
Margarito is 60 years old and Francisca is 50. They are from Oaxaca a state close to the center of México. They have 4 children: Fernando is 16, Mauricio is 13 and is in 7th grade, Florentino is 10 and is in 3rd grade, and Maria Ines is 9 years old and is in 5th grade.
Margarito and Francisca have been living in Ensenada for 14 years. They came to Ensenada looking for better work opportunities. They had been working in the fields cutting tomatoes. They have 3 kids that go to school and one that doesn’t work or study.
Margarito works in the field earning around $1,000 pesos per week (Around $55 USD). The property they have was given to them half paid by a nephew who didn’t want to keep paying for it. They only have one more payment left.
They live in a small room made with wood scraps and other materials there were able to get and found around.