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Sisters Flee from Violence for Safety in the U.S.

Posted on 02/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Disabled and Abused


Julia Cruz

Walking Dogs to Support Her Family

Abandoned by her husband, Juana Cruz tried to support her daughters, Julia and Estefany, with the only job she could find in their impoverished town of Chlatenango...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Reporting Exploitation & Fraud, Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Tags: El Salvador, unaccompanied minors, Brett Stark

MS-13 Gang Warns Teen: “Join or Die”

Posted on 11/8/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Hear Victor’s First-Person Account

 

Victor accepts Robin Hood Heroes award
Victor accepts Robin Hood Heroes award

A gang member from MS-13, the deadliest gang in the world, held a gun to Victor’s head.

“Join or...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Terra Firma, Brett Stark, atholic Charities NY, the Children’s Hospital, the Children’s Health Fund