For more than 30 years SVM has brought hope and help to people all over the world, regardless of race, nationality or religious beliefs. Colombian citizens and authorities gathered last week in the Bosa district of Bogota to witness the official opening of the SVM’s tent. The event, jointly organised by the Church of Scientology of Colombia, Bosa City Hall and Fey Alegria (the Faith and Joy School), is part of a grassroots campaign called “Volunteers United for Peace and Against Violence.”
Last week's event included a series of seminars, conferences and workshops on drug prevention and education, human rights and values. The Volunteer Ministers also provided Scientology assists—techniques developed by L Ron Hubbard that address the emotional and spiritual side of trauma and stress.
Jonathan Rico, spokesman for the Church of Scientology in Latin America said, “We firmly believe that by being united we can reach many more people. Working together to help the community we will create a Colombia where harmony and peace are a fact."
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