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Cajamarca

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Solidarity Trip Reunion renews old ties

  • April 21, 2021

“In Peru, when somebody visits you in your home . . . it means they value you.” That was the sentiment expressed by one of our partners during Heart-Links’ recent and first-ever Solidarity Trip Reunion. Last Saturday, alumni of... Continue Reading

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Celebrate 50 years of Rural Libraries!

  • March 30, 2021

Tomorrow is the 50th anniversary of the Rural Libraries Network of Cajamarca. Continue Reading

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It’s International Development Week!

  • February 7, 2021

To celebrate, Heart-Links is taking part in a host of #IDW2021 activities, and starting today, you can, too! Continue Reading

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Spreading joy in Cajamarca

  • February 3, 2021

Among the joys of working with our partner organizations in northern Peru are the many things our partners share with us: their experiences, their wisdom, their dreams, their warmth, their trust. 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

COVID-19 and Heart-Links

  • March 24, 2020

Heart-Links has taken steps to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and keep ourselves and the people we come into contact with safe. Continue Reading

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Learn about international development first-hand

  • November 5, 2019

Applications for Heart-Links’ summer 2020 Solidarity Trip are now open! Join us for an unforgettable 3-week adventure in solidarity with communities in Zaña, Chiclayo and Cajamarca, in northern Peru. Meet the amazing people Heart-Links works with in each location... Continue Reading

Take the Challenge!

  • June 25, 2019

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is here! For the entire month of June, every $1 you donate to Heart-Links through www.canadahelps.org or www.givingchallenge.ca qualifies us to win $10,000! (minimum donation $3). The more you give, the more chances for us to win! #GivingChallengeCA... Continue Reading

Save the Date!

  • April 12, 2019

Join us May 26 at our Annual General Meeting. We’d love to see you! Heart-Links’ AGM is a great opportunity to learn more about our partners’ work to improve the lives of women, youth and children in northern Peru and... Continue Reading