Here at Casa de Luz, we have walked through an extremely difficult and emotional situation this weekend. Last Wednesday, April 12, one of our CDL children, 8-year-old Jose Angel, suffered a very serious accident. Angel was with a group of CDL boys who spent the morning helping at La Hermosa Orphanage project. While being driven
Priscila, mother to Dulce and Jenni, has been a part of Casa de Luz for just over a year. When Priscila arrived at CDL she was in a very desperate situation and was unable to look forward to her future with hope and excitement. However, in our meetings with Priscila over this time that she has
When Marilu arrived in Primo Tapia with her four children, she was in a very dangerous situation, fleeing an extremely violent and abusive man. She didn’t know anyone in Baja California, Mexico, but she came to hide in a small house that was being lent to her. Marilu heard about Casa de Luz through her
Yissel is a young girl from our community. Because of financial instability, Yissel’s Mother was not able to care for her daughter and she had to make the difficult decision to place Yissel in an orphanage at the age of 8. Yissel was left to live with strangers. She was heart broken, lonely and afraid.