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Santana’s couple since 1994 are in Guinea Bissau, were in
missionary work in northern Guinea, closely met the needs of that
villages, and that created in their hearts a burning desire to
help minimize the distress that people suffered so was born the
Mercy Relief in Guiné-Bissau/Portugal Project, and some
years later was built in Antula neighborhood, one of the schools
of this project that receives more than 400 children.
In the neighborhood of Belem are about 200 children.
Our team is composed of 18 professors, 600 students between 4
and 18 years (many of them orphans) in two schools of different
neighborhoods, villages with large increase of inhabitants. We
also have 78 workers (nursing assistants) were as many volunteers
in the Simão Mendes National Hospital in the capital Guinean
and now some of them are studying School of Nursing of Guinea-Bissau
for a better scientific preparation.
two schools are operating according to the laws ruling in the
country and have the gold to teach students (children of Muslims
and animists among others) to know the letters through a creative
teaching of dances, songs and a series of teachings of culture
itself awakening in each child's interest in better assimilate
what they are taught.
system is praised by the Ministry of Education in Guinea-Bissau.
In health, the volunteer workers of the Simão Mendes National
Hospital, are developing an excellent job praised by the director
and hospital administrators including the Minister of Health of
Guinea-Bissau sent at that time the Minister of Health of Brazil,
Mr. José Serra, and the CPLP Executive Secretary, Dr. Dulce
Pereira, a letter in which he acknowledged and praised the work
done by the missionary Djalma and his team on this project.
are challenged by the Ministry of Health of Guinea-Bissau to build
a clinic in a populated neighborhood and with high rates of tropical
diseases. This would be our base health mounted in Guinea-Bissau.
This challenge was already in our hearts and is a strategy to
move forward with the God plans has guided us. But for this we
need workers in education (counselors, teachers, etc), health
professionals (auxiliary nurses, nurses, doctors, dentists etc...),
Short or long term.
Besides workers we need resources to perform the tasks. For installation
of our clinic, we need all the equipment, from a simple clamp
to the support of medical and location for the operation of the
In the schools, we need materials, also two generators, and school
furniture. We need partnerships with churches and members.
Be part of this same vision, participating with sending workers,
financial support, supplies and support campaigns. We rely on
NGOs or businesses that want their taxes through cash donations
to the project, which we have all necessary documentation for
In the Bible talks about the story of two dreamers, were among
the twelve spies. However, his views were different.
The ten became problem; them, the solution. The ten saw obstacles;
them, the way. Ten impressed with the size of the giant, the two,
the size of God. Ten focused on what could not be done, and two,
which could be executed by the Power of God.
And God honored their courage.