A ministry for abused girls and strengthening the families of Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
Read the latest update from Bolivia here.
Mission: In addition to providing the opportunity to share the gospel of salvation, the “New Heart” Foundation has the mission of bringing the love of Jesus Christ to children who suffer from violence & psychological, physical, and/or sexual abuse, providing a safe environment to protect them.
Vision: The “New Heart” Foundation will be a national leading institution in the social, emotional, and spiritual work with children and youth of Bolivia.
Objectives: Establish a center for the care of children up to 12 years old, providing a safe and friendly environment where they can receive comprehensive care. The goal is to start with 20 girls by renting a house close to the city of Santa Cruz.
- Caring for the Children through:
- Food and Shelter
- Counseling and Evangelism
- Social Work with Families
- Community work by opening its doors so that children in local area can receive:
- School Support
- Education and Prevention of Sexual Abuse
- Gospel of Christ
A board has already been established with pastors from 3 different local churches. Their non-profit status has been submitted to and approved by the Bolivian government. They are now waiting for their permission to start a home. Their hope is to start working with girls as soon as January if the government authorization comes through.