An Exciting New Partnership with Consuelo Foundation
The year 2020 has brought about many unexpected changes and challenges to ROHEI Foundation, and even moreso to the families, children, and pregnant women in crisis we serve. Despite all this, we are pleased to announce how this year marks many unexpected joys and miracles too, one of which being ROHEI Foundation’s new partnership with Consuelo Foundation.
Consuelo Zobel Alger was inspired by the words of St. Therese of the Child Jesus, who said, “What matters in life is not great deeds, but great love.” Consuelo wrote on the subject, “St. Therese did what I want to do in life…to let fall from Heaven a Shower of Roses. My mission will begin after my death. I will spend my heaven doing good on earth.” In line with this, she founded Consuelo Foundation in 1988.
Consuelo’s vision is to renew hope for those who have lost it and give hope to those who never had it. Consuelo Foundation aims to promote the wellbeing of at-risk children, women, and their families in the Philippines and Hawai‘i, and to prevent and treat their abuse, neglect, and exploitation through different programs and partnerships.
The alignment in Consuelo Foundation and ROHEI Foundation’s beliefs and principles have paved the way for a forging of partnership that began in August 2020. With this partnership, ROHEI Foundation is able to expand and develop our Pregnant Women in Crisis Program. Through the support of Consuelo Foundation, the ROHEI Foundation is able to help more mothers in crisis with their medical, physical, emotional, and spiritual needs. More mothers would be able to deliver their child safely, and more children stay in the safe environment of a family, away from neglect and threat from abusers and traffickers.
Visit our Tulong Kay Nanay page for Pregnant Women In Crisis.
ROHEI Foundation would like to thank Consuelo Foundation for the partnership and the opportunity to expand and better our programs and services. We look forward to the duration of the partnership this year, and we hope to expand what ROHEI Foundation and Consuelo Foundation can do in the near future.
Excerpts about Consuelo Foundation’s history taken from http://consuelo.org/. Visit their website to know more about Consuelo Zobel Alger and Consuelo Foundation.
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