Faith in Action International

Faith in Action International Faith in Action International is the institutional home for community organizations in Central America, Rwanda & Haiti that bring leaders together.
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OUR MISSION: PICO ORGANIZES IN RWANDA, CENTRAL AMERICA AND HAITI BECAUSE WE RECOGNIZE THE GLOBAL NATURE OF OUR ISSUES, THE IMPACT OF U.S. POWER IN THESE COUNTRIES AND THE MANDATE OF OUR FAITH TO BE BROTHERS AND SISTERS TO ALL. PICO INTERNATIONAL PROVIDEs ONGOING CONSULTATION AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO ESTABLISH LOCALLY OWNED ORGANIZATIONS IN THOSE PARTS OF THE WORLD. STAFF, CLERGY AND GRASSROOTS LEADERS IN EACH OF THESE COUNTRIES ARE MAKING SIGNIFICANT PROGRESS. ORGANIZING HAS INVOLVED THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE AND ACHIEVED SIGNIFICANT RESULTS.

Mission: Faith in Action International's mission is to develop leaders, through faith institutions, who exercise the power needed to build a more just and equitable society. Since their founding, Faith in Action International has effectively addressed global issues related to health, education and employment through a sustainable leadership development model.

Haiti: Florcie Tyrell and Dr. Louis Clonel from OPODNE conduct weekly radio programs in towns across the Northeast to ed...
05/11/2020

Haiti: Florcie Tyrell and Dr. Louis Clonel from OPODNE conduct weekly radio programs in towns across the Northeast to educate the public about COVID 19. OPODNE is doing what the government is not.

El Salvaodr: Economic Analysis predicts dire consequences of COVID 19 . https://elfaro.net/en/202005/el_salvador/24391/T...
05/11/2020
The Pandemic Heralds Extreme Poverty and Hunger for El Salvador’s Urban Households

El Salvaodr: Economic Analysis predicts dire consequences of COVID 19 .
https://elfaro.net/en/202005/el_salvador/24391/The-Pandemic-Heralds-Extreme-Poverty-and-Hunger-for-El-Salvador%E2%80%99s-Urban-Households.htm?utm_source=DB+El+Faro+_English&utm_campaign=fd096eed68-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_04_22_01_08_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3ec9190c89-fd096eed68-196351295

Periodismo independiente y audaz de El Salvador y Centroamérica con noticias, reportajes, investigaciones, crónicas, fotografía, multimedia, política, economía, seguridad. elfaro.net, el primer periódico virtual de América Latina.

Happy Mother's Day from El Salvador. We celebrate the work of Karla Arevenar, a dedicated mom and a COFOA organizer cari...
05/11/2020

Happy Mother's Day from El Salvador. We celebrate the work of Karla Arevenar, a dedicated mom and a COFOA organizer caring for communities in Soyapango. Join us in thanking her.

Happy Mother's Day
05/11/2020

Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day from Rwanda. Today we celebrate Specioza, Poline, and Medotrice; dedicated mothers and powerful women...
05/10/2020

Happy Mother's Day from Rwanda. Today we celebrate Specioza, Poline, and Medotrice; dedicated mothers and powerful women leaders of PICO Rwanda.

Happy Mother's Day from Haiti. Today we celebrate the incredible work of Florcie Tyrell. This powerful woman is mother o...
05/10/2020

Happy Mother's Day from Haiti. Today we celebrate the incredible work of Florcie Tyrell. This powerful woman is mother of two girls and Executive Director of OPODNE. She is leading teams in 14 towns to meet the needs of families in this time of crisis.

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors like you, OPODNE is organizing teams of leaders in Gran Bassin and 13 other towns ...
05/10/2020

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors like you, OPODNE is organizing teams of leaders in Gran Bassin and 13 other towns to provide information and supplies to keep families safe from COVID 19.

Happy Mother's Day
05/10/2020

Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day
05/10/2020

Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day from El Salvador. We celebrate Carolina Mejia, dedicated mom and COFOA leader reaching out and servin...
05/09/2020

Happy Mother's Day from El Salvador. We celebrate Carolina Mejia, dedicated mom and COFOA leader reaching out and serving families in Usulutan. Join us in thanking Carolina.

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors like you, OPODNE is organizing teams of leaders in Mont Organise and 13 other town...
05/09/2020

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors like you, OPODNE is organizing teams of leaders in Mont Organise and 13 other towns to provide information and supplies to keep families safe from COVID 19.

Today in El Salvador we face a triple crisis: health, economic and democratic. The first caused by a virus; the second f...
05/09/2020
Who’s Afraid of Coronavirus?

Today in El Salvador we face a triple crisis: health, economic and democratic. The first caused by a virus; the second from the measures required to combat the virus; the third by an undemocratic government. We need to resist, and survive, all three.
https://confidencial.com.ni/whos-afraid-of-coronavirus/?utm_source=DB+El+Faro+_English&utm_campaign=fd096eed68-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_04_22_01_08_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3ec9190c89-fd096eed68-196351295

We are living in a period of time that seems to be taken out of a science fiction book. A pandemic that has paralyzed the planet and a good part of humanity locked up in our homes, while the economies

Rwanda: Testing continues after lock down eases.
05/08/2020
Five days after Rwanda eases lockdown, two of 1,300 COVID-19 tests return positive

Rwanda: Testing continues after lock down eases.

News Five days after Rwanda eases lockdown, two of 1,300 COVID-19 tests return positive By Bertrand Byishimo Published : May 08, 2020 | Updated : May 08, 2020 Twitter Facebook Email Whatsapp linkedin More Share this article Twitter Facebook Email Whatsapp linkedin Twitter Facebook Email Whatsapp lin...

El Salvador: Life gets harder as political alliance between President Bukele and  right wing party, ARENA, extend severe...
05/08/2020
El Salvador Reimposes Lockdown After Cases Spike

El Salvador: Life gets harder as political alliance between President Bukele and right wing party, ARENA, extend severe restrictions.

Due to lack of cooperation by a small but significant part of the population and a corresponding jump in Covid-19 cases throughout El Salvador, President Nayib Bukele has ordered the country to remain in a near total lockdown for 15 more days.

"With remittances, exports, and tourism all expected to crash, Haiti will be less and less able to import the basic good...
05/08/2020
Haiti faces hunger as Covid-19 looms

"With remittances, exports, and tourism all expected to crash, Haiti will be less and less able to import the basic goods the country has come to rely upon. Inflation, which is already higher than it has been in years, is likely to increase further -- putting basic goods out of reach of more and more families," said Jake Johnston

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/05/08/americas/haiti-famine-coronavirus-intl/index.html

Haiti is no stranger to crisis. Amid civil unrest, staggering unemployment, lack of quality health care and severe poverty, the country now faces a global pandemic that officials say could worsen its hunger crisis.

Haiti: OPODNE leaders in Paulette are posting fliers throughout the community to educate the public and prevent the spre...
05/08/2020

Haiti: OPODNE leaders in Paulette are posting fliers throughout the community to educate the public and prevent the spread of COVID 19.

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors like you, OPODNE is organizing teams of leaders in Mombin Crochu and 13 other town...
05/08/2020

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors like you, OPODNE is organizing teams of leaders in Mombin Crochu and 13 other towns to provide information and supplies to keep families safe from COVID 19.

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors, OPODNE leaders are meeting the needs of families in 14 towns. Here in Vallieres, ...
05/07/2020

Haiti: Thanks to some generous donors, OPODNE leaders are meeting the needs of families in 14 towns. Here in Vallieres, people are making masks to provide the community. Read more https://faithinactioninternational.org/

Haiti: On the edge of tragedy. OPODNE is working in 14 towns in the Northeast to prevent it there. https://faithinaction...
05/06/2020
COVID could lead to social unrest and even famine in Haiti, global health experts warn

Haiti: On the edge of tragedy. OPODNE is working in 14 towns in the Northeast to prevent it there. https://faithinactioninternational.org/

While transmission of the novel coronavirus is still in the early stages in Haiti, global health authorities are worried that the deadly pandemic could unleash civil unrest and an even deeper humanitarian crisis in the country, not to mention thousands of deaths.

Haiti: Thanks to a few generous donors, OPODNE leadership teams provided vital information and providing basic sanitatio...
05/06/2020

Haiti: Thanks to a few generous donors, OPODNE leadership teams provided vital information and providing basic sanitation supplies to thousands of families in the Northeast. Thank you.

Haiti: OPODNE team in  Terrier Rouge prepare to go door to door to share information about how to stay safe from COVID 1...
05/05/2020

Haiti: OPODNE team in Terrier Rouge prepare to go door to door to share information about how to stay safe from COVID 19.
Jodia OPODNE Terrier-Rouge T'ap fè sansibilizasyon pòt a pòt nan sant vil la,nn site io
Yo tap eseye mobilize moun yo pou yo k knnen kòman pou yo fè prevention kont maladi corona virus la
Pou yo Pa nibay ni pran maladi a

Rwanda: Best practices while relaxing lock down.
05/05/2020
Do’s and Don’ts As Rwanda Embarks on Relaxed COVID-19 Measures

Rwanda: Best practices while relaxing lock down.

The Rwandan government took a decision to relax measures against the spread of New Coronavirus, lifting the full lockdown and embarking on a curfew, where sections of the economy will reopen, as people go back to work. All businesses will be closing by 8pm. Churches, bars, schools, nightclubs wi

Haiti: Thanks to a few generous donors, OPODNE leadership teams provided vital information to thousands of families in t...
05/05/2020

Haiti: Thanks to a few generous donors, OPODNE leadership teams provided vital information to thousands of families in the Northeast through fliers, announcements in public markets, and on the radio.

El Salvador: COFOA leaders find out mayor of Cuidad de Arce has $3 million to provide needs for families during crisis. ...
05/05/2020

El Salvador: COFOA leaders find out mayor of Cuidad de Arce has $3 million to provide needs for families during crisis. Leaders will demand accountability.

El Salvador: COFOA leaders in Usulutan are doing a door to door census find out the needs of families and share informat...
05/04/2020

El Salvador: COFOA leaders in Usulutan are doing a door to door census find out the needs of families and share information about corona virus prevention measures.

93 familia censadas en el cantón Buena vista de Berlín, Usulután. Líderes de COFOA trabajando para conocer mejor a su comunidad. Este censo dará información real del número de habitantes, edades, y estado económico.

05/04/2020
COFOA Comunidades de Fe Organizadas en Acción

El Salvadror: See a little bit of what COFOA has been doing to support communities in need food, water and health supplies.
Gracias a los líderes de las diferentes comunidades que trabajan junto a COFOA hemos logrado hacer entrega de más de 400 paquetes de víveres a las familias más necesitadas de varios municipios de San Salvador, La Paz, La Libertad y Usulután. ¡UNIDOS SOMOS MÁS FUERTES!

Gracias a los líderes de las diferentes comunidades que trabajan junto a COFOA hemos logrado hacer entrega de más de 400 paquetes de víveres a las familias más necesitadas de varios municipios de San Salvador, La Paz, La Libertad y Usulután. ¡UNIDOS SOMOS MÁS FUERTES!

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OUR MISSION: FAITH IN ACTION INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZES IN RWANDA, CENTRAL AMERICA AND HAITI BECAUSE WE RECOGNIZE THE GLOBAL NATURE OF OUR ISSUES, THE IMPACT OF U.S. POWER IN THESE COUNTRIES AND THE MANDATE OF OUR FAITH TO BE BROTHERS AND SISTERS TO ALL. FAITH IN ACTION INTERNATIONAL PROVIDES ONGOING CONSULTATION AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO ESTABLISH LOCALLY OWNED ORGANIZATIONS IN THOSE PARTS OF THE WORLD. STAFF, CLERGY AND GRASSROOTS LEADERS IN EACH OF THESE COUNTRIES ARE MAKING SIGNIFICANT PROGRESS. ORGANIZING HAS INVOLVED THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE AND ACHIEVED SIGNIFICANT RESULTS.

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PICO is still my mind!
Inspiring co-conspiritor! Thanks for your friendship.
I'm giving. Will you?
I giving. Will you?
Had a great fundraiser in Sacramento with two of our special friends from Rwanda: Pastor John and "Dr." Innocent 👏👏👍