They are a group of young people from different
backgrounds, universities and schools committed to the
social development of the country; one of their ideals is that
they work without delay and with complete perseverance in
benefit of the poor people of the country.
They change people’s lifestyles by improving tin, plastic and
wood houses and changing them for cement houses.
They are currently going on a legal process for copying the
registered brand, characteristics and model of intervention
of Un Techo Para Mi Pais
• Their mission is to lead formation processes
through programs with a social aim that generate
changes in the lifestyle of the vulnerable
communities of Colombia with a team of
volunteers that are committed to that cause
• Their goal is to be recognized as the leading
social organization in the contribution of
improving the life quality of the vulnerable
populations of our country
Mission and Vision
“The Home of Christ look for to welcome with dignity and
love for the poorest of the poor.”
“A country with Respect, Justice and Solidarity”
Our mission is to help to bring a change in the
social conditions of poor and outcast people..
“Hogar de Cristo welcomes with love and dignity
the poorest of the poor, to develop their
opportunities for a better life. Call with
enthusiasm, to help, and link the community in
their responsibility with those excluded from
society. It is a transparent, efficient and effective
organization, who inspired by the spirituality of St.
Alberto Hurtado, promotes a culture of respect,
justice and solidarity. “
People living in households or families with very low
incomes (which belong to the first rank of the income
Persons with low incomes in the first rank (84 dolars)
and in the second rank (194 dolars) when they also
have at least one of the following condition:
–Have an expression of bio-psychosocial disorder.
–Don´t have or have inadequate social and institutional
What does Habitat for
Habitat for Humanity does much more than just build houses.
Working towards a world in which every person has access to
adequate housing. They-------------->
Provide low-cost house production…
by building and rehabilitating houses, frequently using volunteer labor.
Offer housing-related technical assistance…
by training families to build, maintain and pay for adequate housing.
Promote innovative housing finance opportunities…
by promoting accessible financial solutions for low-income families to improve their housing situations.
Advocate for adequate housing for all…
by organizing public activities and influencing policies that result in easier access to adequate housing.
Prepare for and respond to disasters…
by assisting communities to prepare for disasters and helping them rebuild in the event that they strike.
Where Habitat for Humanity Builds — Latin
America and the Caribbean
Youth building a Latin America without poverty
What we do
UTPMP uses a three-stage method to achieve long- Ecuador
term, sustainable change in the social structure. At the El Salvador
core of our approach is a focus on empowering the
poorest sector of the society, insuring that beneficiaries Guatemala
become the main protagonists of the process. To do México
this, we rely on the involvement of thousands of
volunteers who work hand-in-hand with families living
in slums, fighting for the common goal of eradicating Paraguay
Large-scale construction of
Asentamiento 7 de Julio,
2 Days of construction
8 a 10 volunteers for house
Campamento transitorio Lo Espejo
Social Inclusion Programs
This phase develops social inclusion through the implementation of
social training programs led by volunteers in areas such as
education, healthcare, economic development, microfinance,
vocational training, legal aid, and cultural and recreational
Cultural and recreational