Casa De La Amistad
“In June I was able to lead a team of 10 people to Bolivia
where we partnered with CBM
and discovered the Casa de la Amistad, Friendship House.

In Bolivia those convicted of crimes and sent to prison
have their children placed inside the prison with them.
Friendship House provides a program that, with the parents permission,
is able to care for the children of the inmates during the day before returning to the prison at night.

Unfortunately, the Friendship House is in a financial crisis
because of mandatory minimum wage laws that have forced them to further reduce staff…”

– Merv Budd