Soli Salgado is a staff writer for Global Sisters Report, covering sisters in Latin America. She joined the NCR team as a Bertelsen intern in 2015. Born in Buenos Aires and raised in Wichita, Kansas, she graduated from the University of Kansas in 2013 with degrees in journalism, English literature and Spanish. Her reporting has received several Catholic Press Awards. Big loves include drawing, stand-up, planning trips, and presidential history.
More than 150,000 migrants have passed through the doors of Sr. Norma Pimentel's ministry. For her work, she received the Leadership Conference of Women Religious Outstanding Leadership Award on Aug. 16.
Global Sisters Report: The sisters who run Albergue Hermanos en el Camino shelter despite the dangers "are here to protect, accompany and care for. We will share our space, and we will live out our mission."
Global Sisters Report: After five years serving in 10 U.S. dioceses with burgeoning Latino populations, 36 sisters have graduated from the U.S.-Latin American Sisters Exchange Program.
Focus on Human Trafficking: Though common knowledge warns against wandering into La Línea, Sr. Angélica Segoviano has gained daily access by establishing trust with the women she visits.