Maryknoll Lay Missioners come from all over the United States and from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions to serve in Africa, Asia, Latin America.
As Maryknoll Lay Missioners, young adults, families, retirees and professionals in a second career live and work among the poor and marginalized throughout the world.
Meet the committed Catholics who have transformed lives, and at the same time, transformed their own.
|Year Joined MKLM: 2010
City: Sao Paulo
Focus: Civil and Human Rights, Healthcare, Education, Pastoral
Project(s): Instituto de Terra, Trabalho e Cidadania – Institute of Land, Work and Citizenship
Vivencia da Saude – Women’s Health Class
Project Goal: Provide legal and social services to foreign women in Brazilian prisons. Provide basic self-care education for new arrivals in prison through the Archdiocese of São Paulo.