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City of books for children's home from El Crucero, Managua.

"City of books" is a recital organized by the writers Hector Avellan, Erick Aguirre, Jimmy Javier Obando, Ernesto Salmerón, Enrique Rimbaud and Eunice Shade with the purpose of collecting books to build a library for the orphanage “Siervas del Divino Rostro”.


The Cildren´s home is located in El Crucero, Managua.

The orphanage "Siervas del Divino Rostro" was born in San Fernando, Nueva Segovia in 1985 serving 87 children and adolescents in the mountains of Nueva Segovia, Nicaragua, as a consequence of war, " we began to provide care and protection for girls in risk at that moment”, says Sister Griselda Diaz, the current mother superior and head of the orphanage.

Since 1993 "Siervas del Divino Rostro" was moved to El Crucero serving children and young street orphans, abandoned by their parents. Since its foundation “ Siervas del Divino Rostro” has been serving to over seven hundred children in El Crucero, every twenty-four hours of a day and 365 day…