Immigrant House is staffed by sisters of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul. We interviewed Sr. Nellie, pictured here, as well as an immigrant en route from Honduras to the United States - not pictured. We we all quite moved to hear both his plight of being out of work and unable to support his family, as well as his aspirations for joining his brother, who was already living in the U.S.
Reflection on action is a consistent part of Amextra's philosophy of transformation. Here, participants in the February 2013 Seeds of Transformation program write some of their thoughts by the light of candles and a flashlight.
Yes, we love Mexico - and the people of Chiapas even more. We hope to go back soon!