In south Quito, the Episcopal church of Buen Pastor serves a vulnerable community. Here, there are a high proportion of people involved with drugs and a high proportion of orphans.
Buen Pastor began its work 29 years ago, and they offer more than church services. Community development programs include: care for the elderly, breakfasts, tutoring, literacy workshops, and more.
Not including this school year, Buen Pastor has given hope and education to 266 students!