Manuel De Jesus
Manuel has been working as an assistant at the town hall since January, 2010.
Our city's temperatures are very extreme, both in the hot season and in the cold season. That is why he is requesting our help to finish building a room in the back part of his house, a room which is now made of cardboard.
He wants to improve his living conditions, in order to have a better legacy to offer his wife.
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