Para Perú is a non-profit organization designed to support the extremely important task of spreading the Gospel in Perú. Lauren has spent over eight years living among the spiritually and physically impoverished people in Ventanilla District. What was supposed to be a short-term mission trip developed into a cross-continental move. Her and her team share the incredibly Good News of Jesus Christ on a daily basis. She assist with providing thousands of meals annually to the homeless, provided funds for medical needs, clothing, and basic necessities. To learn more about Para Perú and how you can get involved visit www.paraperu.org.
2 out of 3 children in Peru live below the poverty line
A large percentage of homeless children are part of sex trade or gangs
In 2017, there were estimated over 700,000 homeless people in Peru
Many areas are without water and electricity.