Build Dates: February 16 & 17

Family Information:


Father- Arturo

  • Age: 44

  • Profession: Field Worker

  • Weekly Salary: $55 approx.

Mother- Eugenia

  • Age: 40

  • Profession: Field Worker

  • Weekly Salary: $55 approx.


  • Ronaldo, 19 yrs, University

  • Carlos, 17 yrs, Doesn’t want to finish high school

  • Leonel, 10 yrs, 5th Grade

  • Nayeli, 5 yrs, Kindergarten

Property Information:

Colonia- Tinajitas
Time with property- 9 months  
Electricity- No
Running Water- No
Structure- Wood and Dirt Floor

Family Story:

Arturo and Eugenia are originally from Oaxaca. Eugenia moved to Ensenada with her parents when she was around 11 years old. Her parents came looking for better opportunities for their family. Eugenia quit school and started working when she was just 12 years old. She started dating Arturo when she was about 15. They lived with Arturo’s parents for years, until his parents decided to return to Oaxaca. Eugenia and her family stayed in the house until it was sold. Once the house sold, they got a piece of land and built a room to live in. They both work in the field and earn around $55 dollars a week. They have four children, Ronaldo is 19 and is going to university, Carlos is 17 and is in 8th grade but doesn’t want to continue with school, Leonel is 10 and is in 5th grade and Nayeli is 5 years old and is in kindergarten. Arturo and Eugenia desire to provide a better home for their children.