The Marmelos

Clara and Agostinho Marmelo
Soup Kitchen Volunteers

Born in Martinchel.
Based in Toronto.

I have always had the tendency to help others… [T]his way of finding the sight of poverty almost unbearable. Of feeling pain when I see someone who is not doing wellAgostinho Marmelo.

Clara and Agostinho Marmelo are super volunteers. Much of their life in Toronto has been devoted to helping those most in need. After having struggled economically during their first years in Canada, this retired couple remains closely linked to their Portuguese community and Christian identity by way volunteering in multiple charitable programs and organizations in West downtown Toronto.


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