20 years Dom Helder Câmara Association


In October 1999, the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of Our Mother of Mercy, in Brazil, began the Dom Helder Câmara Association.

It is made up of four sectors:
- the Mother School of Mercy, which develops a work with Early Childhood Education, children from 3 to 5 years old;
- Mother Michele Educational Center, with Elementary School I, covering grades 1 to 5;
- Dom Joannes Zwijsen House, with Sports and Cultural Workshops, such as: Ballet, Marching Band, Dances, Sports (Volleyball, Futsal, Handball, Recreation and Judo), Informatics, Literacy (School Reinforcement) and Music (Instrumental and vocal);
- and the Living Center for the Elderly with moments of Spirituality, Craft classes, Gymnastics and Literacy for adults.