SOR María Rosa tests positive for COVID-19

SOCIEDAD AMIGOS DE LOS NIÑOS

OFFICIAL COMMUNICATION

Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras. – JULY 11, 2020. - Sociedad Amigos de los Niños (SAN), founded in 1966 by Sister María Rosa Leggol, Honduran Franciscan Nun, who has dedicated her whole life protecting the most vulnerable children in the country as well as thousands of families and communities in emergency situations and need throughout its 54 years of tireless work, by this means COMMUNICATES TO ALL HONDURANS, FORMER BENEFICIARIES, FRIENDS AND FAMILY, COLLABORATORS IN HONDURAS AND ABROAD, THE FOLLOWING:

  • Yesterday, July 10, 2020, Sister Maria Rosa received the results of her PCR test for the detection of Coronavirus-associated disease, COVID-19, which was positive.
  • Yesterday afternoon, Sister Maria Rosa was immediately cared for by a group of doctors to perform a full examination of her health status, confirming that her vital signs, lungs, heart and health in general are normal, only with the health problems of her age (93 years) and pre-existing conditions.
  • Sister Maria Rosa today has asked us to communicate the following message to you inher own words:

"Thank you very much for caring and keeping an eye on my health. I feel too good, sometimes I find it hard to believe I have the virus! I am sure that our Lord is here by my side, sitting within my heart, and I am sure He is also next to each and every one of you. Let us never lose our FAITH, there are never enough Prayers done with love and hope, so let us continue to pray for the recovery of the sick, for our country, for the world, which is going through such difficult times due to this pandemic. Thank you again for your love and support, and do not stop taking care of yourselves and taking care of others, for this will also pass, but only together can we make it happen. "


SOCIEDAD AMIGOS DE LOS NIÑOS
“A WORK OF LOVE AND REDEMPTION THAN TRANSFORMS LIVES”
TEGUCIGALPA, M.D.C., JULY 11, 2020