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PBS Profile of Paula Claussen of Project Mercy

September 23, 2016 – PBS Washington DC, Religion and Ethics Newsweekly

Correspondent Lucky Severson reports on Paula Claussen of San Diego, who decided to build houses for the poorest families in nearby Tijuana.

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Paula Claussen named CNN Hero

June 10, 2016 – Twenty-five years ago, Paula Claussen’s friend invited her to make the short trip from her home in San Diego, California, across the border to Tijuana, Mexico, to donate clothing to people in need. Claussen didn’t expect that day to change the course of her life.

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Escaya and Project Mercy Team Up to Give Back

January 2, 2020 – On November 9th, Project Mercy and a group from Klemmer & Associates called “Heart of the Samurai” came out to Escaya and constructed wall panels that will be used to build six houses south of the Otay Mesa border!