Two months ago this was how Alba, her brother and her mother survived; in a dark adobe home, sitting on their one piece of furniture, and somehow, still smiling after a decade of poverty and pain from chronic disease.
When we were given this family as a possible referral, we accepted them. The word "Yes" stuck in our throats, which were dry with concern that we couldn't find the funds to back our promise to make life better for this family. Our board moved forward with the belief that what you most focus on will be drawn to you: the law of attraction.
|Rogelia and daughter (seated on bed) on day of discovery|
|We started with essentials: blankets, pots, medicine and food|
|LynnAnn Murphy, an American missionary, hired this amazing builder to restore the house|
|He and his assistants carried supplies up impossibly steep hills|
|What was once a dark and unhealthy home became this.|
|Donated bedding as seen with light from the new window; neighbors came to visit.|