Spain - Caritas Barcelona presents "Schools with a Heart" award to Salesians of Sarrià
Sarrià, Spain - May 2022 - The diocesan Caritas of Barcelona recently visited the Salesians of Sarría to present them with the "Schools with a Heart" award, in consideration of their commitment to educating the younger generations to values and raising the students' awareness of different social realities. Chufa Muntañola, coordinator of "Schools with Heart," and María Carme Piulades, Caritas volunteer, presented a plaque crediting the Salesians of Sarría with the due recognition. "From Caritas, it is a pleasure to deliver this plaque so that you can continue to work on the value of solidarity and to commit yourselves to make young people aware of other realities," commented the Caritas volunteer. For his part, Rafael Rodríguez, Head of Pastoral Care at the school, stressed the commitment of the institute to Caritas and how its shares its values: "Our objective is to form good professionals, but also better people who are able to prioritize the values of solidarity and equality."