Brazil - 110 years of "St John Bosco" social center of Campinas

09 July 2019

Campinas, Brazil - June 2019 - The Social center "San Giovanni Bosco" of Campinas celebrated its 110th anniversary on June 28th with an event presided by Fr Justo Ernesto Piccinini, Superior of the Salesian Province of Brazil-Sao Paulo (BSP ). The ceremony was also attended by religious and civil authorities and people who are part of the history of the center: past pupils, employees, benefactors, Salesians, collaborators and people who identify with the service offered by the house. The Salesian center in Campinas was an elementary school for 85 years: then, 25 years ago, it changed its educational approach and began to assist more than 2,200 people daily, including children, adolescents, young people and adults living in vulnerable social situations.


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