To be a Christian community-based presence empowering people at all stages of life to achieve their maximum potential through education, counseling, support and community involvement. The principles of Kwanzaa (Nguzo Saba): unity (umoja), self-determination (kujichagulia), collective work (ujima), cooperative economics (ujamaa), purpose (nia), creativity (kuumba) and faith (imani) are the basis for all programs of The Padua Center.
We are this community of St. Martin de Porres, Rooted in the Word and the Eucharist, A Prophetic Presence, Energized by racial, social and cultural diversity; Fired by the Pentecost Spirit, Dedicated to spreading the Gospel of Christ in the Toledo central city and beyond.
For more information on St. Martin de Porres Parish of Toledo
contact Sr. Virginia Welsh at 419.241.4544