Current volunteers and in-country volunteers serving with and through VICS
In-country volunteer, Francisco, is managing the Spiritan Development Centre in Mexico. The Centre supports the growth of indigenous culture and language.
In-country volunteer, Cecilia, is the Coordinator for Pastoral Care of the Sick at the Centre of the Immaculate Conception, Tampico, Mexico.
Isidro manages Talita Kum, a small business in Tampico, Mexico. that makes candles for church and private use. Part of the proceeds help provide medical assistance to those who can’t afford it.
Three in-country volunteers, Maria, Francisco and Carolina, are working as support staff at Talita Kum, Tampico, Mexico.
In-country volunteer Anita provides house support for the Spiritan priests.
Ashley Rerrie from Nova Scotia is serving as Country Director for Casa Pueblito in Managua, Nicaragua.
Three in-country volunteer teachers, two in-country admin staff and one in-country cook work at Hogar Luceros del Amanecer in Camoapa.
Sixteen in-country volunteer teachers work at Kissi Bendu Secondary School.
Five in-country volunteers teach at Turadu Primary School.
VICS continues to support 11 in-country volunteer teachers and 3 support staff at Olkokola, Tanzania. This school teaches trades to young people with physical handicaps, providing them an opportunity to be self sufficient.
In-country volunteer Christine teaches at Olooserian Primary School.
Canadian volunteer, Maureen, is currently posted to Ethiopia.
In-country volunteer Jeska is the social worker for the Mirembe Project.
Maria is the in-country volunteer accountant for the Mirembe Project.