Tewecado Trust


Spring 2014

Greetings from Sister Martha

We send you our sincerest wishes for a blessed and happy Easter. We take this occasion to thank you for your support, which has enabled us to continue our mission here in Cerocahui. Currently we have 100 indigenous girls in the boarding school and 335 students in the primary school. We are working hard to improve ... Read More

Holidays 2013

Bienvenida, Hermana Martha!

Sister Martha Cano Peña is the new school administrator, replacing Sister Catalina Orpineda, who was reassigned to Sisoguichi in August after 15 years in Cerocahui. Sister Martha has been a member of the Sisters ... Read More

Holidays 2012

Christmas greetings from Sister Catalina

"On behalf of the Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Poor and each and every one of the girls under our care in the Tewecado, we want to express our profound gratitude for ... Read More

Spring 2012

Devastating Drought

From the New York Times, January 30, 2012: "A drought that a government official called the most severe Mexico had ever faced has left two million people without access to water and, coupled with a cold snap, has devastated cropland in nearly ... Read More

Holidays 2011

Holiday wishes from Sister Catalina

Christmas is near, a time when the world is full of beautiful thoughts. We remember the reason for the holiday and that is why we are sending this message of affection and gratitude to you who have so unselfishly supported a handful of little Tarahumara girls so that they may live a life of dignity. We have no words to express how ... Read More

Roof Renovation

That's right! Thanks to your generous contributions, we were able to fund the first section of roof replacement at the Tewecado Mission School in Cerocahui, Mexico ... Read More

Spring 2011

YOU Did It

On March 2, 2011, Abel Lopez finished the last section of the roof over the classroom portion of the school. Completion of this project took 3-1/2 years and cost a total of $75,100, all of which was donated by YOU, our generous supporters ... Read More