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October 16, 2019

Once again, we are so very grateful and deeply touched by the donation of 15 more handmade quilts by local patrons Pat Swanson and Deloris Piller.  This makes a grand total of 298quilts that Pat and Deloris have made over the years. 

This is truly an inspirational feat...

September 18, 2019

Many of the local Tarahumara need and expect for their children to begin working at a young age to support the family.  Long term efforts have been made to inform these families of the necessity for a basic education but it is still not an easy task. 

Luckily, with...

September 18, 2019

One of the main projects originally put in place by Fr. Verplancken to engage the Tarahumara community is the Work for Food Program.  Designed to supplement the family nutritional needs with basic food staples, the program distributes food stuffs during those times of...

Rev. Theodore Robert Weber was born into eternal life May 31, 2019, in Portland, Oregon. Ted was born to Herbert A. and Helen (Scherzinger) Weber on Thursday, October 31, 1929, at 4:00 pm at St. Vincent Hospital. He joined the family at 4118 SE 8th Avenue, Portland, Or...

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June 30, 2019

On Wednesday, June 26, the celebration of the preschool and primary graduations of the school of rejogochi was carried out. Father Miguel Quintanilla celebrated the Eucharist in thanksgiving for the term of the school year. We appreciate the effort of director Ana Mari...

June 30, 2019

Here's the June 2019 edition of the TCHF Michigan newsletter.

CLICK HERE to view the newsletter.

May 1, 2019

The latest edition of the annual report of the Santa Teresita Complex is now available on the website.  The link is on the Projects page.  Check it out!

March 30, 2019

A bust of our founder Father Luis G. Verplancken stands near the clinic he founded.

 The inscription on the plaques read as follows:

In gratitude to the Father Luis G. Verplancken Aldayturriaga, S.J. December 27,1926-September 26,2004. For his pastoral service to this co...

December 3, 2018

The Santa Teresita Complex, Jesuit Mission in Tarahumara, Creel, Chih. MEX.,   does NOT participate in emergent food distribution programs for alleged "famines". We have a FOOD FOR COMMUNITY WORK PROGRAM that we implement annually under an agreement with some communiti...

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