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Happy International Day of Rural Women!

  • October 15, 2020

Today, we celebrate rural women. Whether we live in town or country, all of us depend of food grown by men and women the world over. Too often, however, the work especially of women agriculturalists is unrecognized, undervalued and... Continue Reading

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COVID-19 Update No. 12

  • October 7, 2020

Participants of Centro Santa Angela’s Leadership School are bringing immediate relief but also planning for the future in the marginal settlements María Cruz and Fundo El Abuelo. Continue Reading

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COVID-19 Update No. 11

  • September 30, 2020

One of many challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic has been how to keep children happy and learning during the extended lockdown. Heart-Links partner Latidos has found a way. Continue Reading

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It’s Gender Equality Week!

  • September 23, 2020

Since our beginnings more than 25 years ago, Heart-Links has made gender equality and the rights of women and girls a top priority. Continue Reading

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“Community is not just geographic” —Nathalie Kroeker

  • September 15, 2020

Heart-Links’ board of directors give generously of their time and talents to make a difference, a change for the better, in this world of ours. Continue Reading

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Happy International Literacy Day!

  • September 8, 2020

Our world has made great strides in expanding literacy over the last 30 years. Heart-Links’ donors have contributed to the growth of literacy in Peru. Continue Reading

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A Big Thank-You to Ontario Catholic Teachers!

  • August 27, 2020

Heart-Links would like to publicly thank the Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association (OECTA) for their contribution to the successful completion of the Esperanza Centre for Alternative Education in Cajamarca. An Educational Aid Grant from OECTA supplied materials for the... Continue Reading

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COVID-19 Update No. 10

  • July 29, 2020

As cases of COVID-19 spike in Cajamarca, Heart-Links’ partner ACIES is reminding people they are not alone and that together, taking the necessary precautions, they can beat the pandemic. Continue Reading

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COVID-19 Update No. 9

  • July 23, 2020

Heart-Links’ donors are helping families in Peru get through the pandemic. Continue Reading

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COVID-19 Update No. 8

  • July 16, 2020

In Nuevo Mocupe, Madre Oliva Association is helping individuals with developmental disabilities and their families stay safe and healthy. Continue Reading