A Brief History of Corazón
Servite Students Travel to Mexico
Two High School students from Servite High School begin driving to Mexico to help families improve their homes. They meet two women who are helping in the same communities and decide to work together.
Corazón is founded on April 18, 1978
First house is built by Corazón
12 x 12 Strucutre
Official Corazón house is established as a 12 x 12 structure.
Tools stored in Mexico and information distributed about Corazón
Corazón begins using concrete slabs for foundations and Corazón houses enlarged to 16 x 20 houses.
Efforts to get incorporated in Mexico.
Social Development Programs
Social development programs being in Mexico.
Corazón incorporated in Mexico with the name Familia Corazón
Non-profit name in Mexico, Corazón, changed to Communidad Corazón
Scholarship program begins to take off and has 212 students.
Corazón celebrates it's 40th Anniversary. Currently manages operations with 9 Staff Members, and interns annually.