- Who We Are
- Where We Are
- Our Spirit
Little Mexico is a not-for-profit organization affiliated with Catholic Charities.This ministry is lead on by Sr. Therese Mary Martinez, Holy Spirit Missionary Sister. This organization has a board of 8 trustees and many people who help voluntarily.
Typical activities developed by Sr. Therese Mary includes family counseling and help with finding jobs; she also appears in court as a character witness and speaks out on behalf of the rights of people from Latin America. She says, “Through God’s guidance and grace, I can help others. God is always one step ahead of me, but I keep on working and following Him.”
Little Mexico's main purpose is:
Little Mexico’s basic philosophy is that all human life is sacred. All people should be treated with respect, love and care.
The original goal of Little Mexico was to provide for spiritual needs and a source of support with limited funds for the Hispanic community in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, later on was changed to help families in need of a proper home.
Services and Activities
Special Store Activities
Sources of Income
Contact us at:
Office, Thrift Shop & Home Start Program
111 North Wolf Road
Wheeling, IL 60090-2920