|Film, Father Gabriel Mejia, Fairfield, Iowa||7 Apr 2010|
|Saving the Disposable Ones by Claudia Petrick||Comment (0)|
“I’m convinced a child is not a problem. A child is an oportunity. A child has infinite potential. A child is like a shrine,” says Father Gabriel Mejia, who is the subject of a deeply moving new film, Saving the Disposable Ones.
In the mid-80s, learning that 50 milllion homeless children live in South America, Father Gabriel Mejia devoted his life to helping these kids. He says it felt like an