São Vicente: Cáritas Diocesana (Diocesan charity) “makes dream come true” with the launch of a multipurpose social center to serve the community

Mindelo, 23 Jan (Inforpress) – The bishop of the Diocese of Mindelo, D. Ildo Fortes, considered today, in Mindelo, that the launch of the work on the multipurpose social center of Cáritas Diocesana do Mindelo is “a dream” that comes true with “sole purpose” of serving the community.

The bishop was speaking at the blessing and, simultaneously, at the launch of the work, in the town of Horta Seca, which, according to the project’s technical team, will be completed in March 2025.

“Our land has many needs, many vulnerable families and this project aims to respond to many inherent challenges, with the support of the Italian Episcopal Conference”, concluded the prelate, who highlighted the “ready availability” of the Italian conference in financing the project, by alongside others underway or completed on several islands in the archipelago.

The center, called “Fratelli Tutti” (all brothers, in Portuguese), will be multifunctional for special care for reborns/children (0-3 years), elderly people and support and empowerment of pregnant women and mothers in situations of social vulnerability.



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