Margarita Durán follows her vocation to teach, uplift and accompany communities in Brazil’s favelas.
Margarita Durán has started teaching Zumba at the Migrant Integration Center in São Paulo.
At São Paulo’s Street Network Project, lay missioners help those experiencing homelessness and food insecurity.
Margarita Durán continues to teach immigrant children and encounters food insecurity in one of the main epicenters of the pandemic.
Five Maryknollers reflect on what it’s like to be a young adult lay missioner
Maryknoll lay missioners in Brazil share some of their coping strategies during the COVID-19 quarantine
A joyful community celebration brings a favela community closer together.
In August, Margarita Durán traveled to Brasilia to join the “largest protest action of women in Latin America.”
Margarita Durán brings joy and beauty to migrant and refugee children in São Paulo, Brazil.