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The Annual San Miguel Walk Against Domestic Violence 2013

“ What is the San Miguel Walk? The San Miguel Walk is a one-day event held on January every year, is an annual walk CASA organizes to increase awareness on the issue of domestic violence in Mexico and to raise funds for its Violence Prevention Program. Every January 24, CASA staff and supporters join forces […]

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24 Jul
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A Story From the Graduation of CASA’s Midwives

On Saturday, July 7th, 2012 at 11am, eleven young women donned caps and gowns in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato. They walked into the auditorium located on their campus, a campus that houses the umbrella organization to which their school belongs. The Center for Adolescents of San Miguel de Allende (CASA) has been serving the […]

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05 Jul
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13th Generation of Professional Midwives Graduate

The Professional Midwifery School of CASA the only one of its kind in the country that is incorporated by the Secretary of Education and Professions, has the honor of inviting the public to the graduation of 11 students in the 13th generation this Saturday, July 7th at 11:00hrs., in the CASA facilities located at Santa […]

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14 Jun
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Advancing Education and Reproductive Health in One of the Poorest States in Mexico

Guerrero ranks 26th out of  the 32 states in the country in regards to the major socioeconomic indicators–wages, employment, competitiveness, illiteracy and poverty. In contrast with 20% of Mexico´s population that does not have the financial means to access adequate health, education and housing, 50% of Guerrero´s population faces this reality. That is why investment […]

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21 May
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Condoms, Not Candies: Stories From the Field

Asunción Vargas, a warm and innocent elderly woman of 88, really didn’t know what condoms are. “”Candies,”” she called them, without any sarcasm in her voice. When I explained what they were, she asked curiously how such a strange balloon could prevent so many things, like unwanted pregnancy and STDs. Asunción, in the end, was […]

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17 May
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CASA’s Midwifery School Celebrates International Day of the Midwife

CASA’s Professional Midwifery School celebrated this past Saturday, May 5th the International Day of the Midwife in the CASA midwifery school campus. Doctor Juan Luis Mosqueda Gomez, Secretary of Health for the state of Guanajuato and Doctor Susana Prudencia Cern Ma­reles, Director at the Center for Gender Equality and Reproductive Health were the honor speakers […]

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10 May
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CASA – Our school, the only accredited professional midwifery school celebrated the International Day of the Midwife

CASA’s Professional Midwifery School celebrated this past Saturday, May 5th the International Day of the Midwife in the CASA midwifery school campus. Doctor Juan Luis Mosqueda Gómez, Secretary of Health for the state of Guanajuato and Doctor Susana Prudencia Cerón Míreles, Director at the Center for Gender Equality and Reproductive Health were the honor speakers […]

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15 Mar
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Support CASA with Art

Sixteen artists are donating their paintings, sculptures and works on paper to be sold during a five day sale benefiting the local non-profit CASA and its educational programs and health services. Please contact board member and art curator Margaret Failoni if you are interested in purchasing them. Number 415-152-4938, or email: mjgfailoni@yahoo.com

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