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This story originally aired on World Vision Report.
MICHOACAN, MEXICO — The money sent home by Mexicans working abroad — mostly in the United States — is Mexico’s second largest source of income. Now some towns are investing those dollars to create infrastructure, jobs and financial security back home. Father Marcos Linares, a Catholic priest, is creating a future for his small town in Mexico by encouraging both residents and expatriates to invest in their community.