Monthly Archives: December 2016

Christmastime Visit to Don Bosco Vocational Training Center

Board members Eunice Cheng Chua and Hugo Bänziger, along with Esther Bänziger visited the Don Bosco Vocational Training center in Tondo, the slum area near Manila’s shipping part on December 23, 2016. The visitors received a warm welcome from Father
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Christmas Eve Visit, and Special Update on Hijas de Esther

Board member Hugo Banziger celebrated Christmas Eve at San Martin de Porres. Hugo and his family were welcomed at the main village, followed by lunch. They then moved to Hijas de Essther, the girl’s village a short trip across the
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Swiss Chapter Raises Funds with Traditional Holiday Treats

The JDVSF’s Swiss chapter held its traditional Christmas sale to raise funds for San Martin de Porres today in Widen, Switzerland, a suburb of Zurich. Over 170 sweet bread mini-Santas, called “Grittibänz” were baked by the chapters members and sold
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