Mexico - Salesian Refectory "Padre Chava" assists up to 2000 people a day

18 November 2020

Tijuana, Mexico - November 2020 - The Salesian Refectory "Padre Chava" of Tijuana, directed by Fr Agustín Novoa Leyva, SDB, has been serving meals for over thirty years, accompanying and welcoming the most vulnerable, especially migrants. Currently, "the number of people who come to the 'Father Chava' refectory has increased, usually we assist between 900 and 1000 people daily, and with the pandemic we come to assist up to two thousand a day," said the coordinator Claudia Portela. In recent days, all the staff, users and guests, of the Salesian Refectory "Father Chava" have been vaccinated against the flu.


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