El Salvador


The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) began relating to El Salvadoran partners through two PC(USA) programs supported by the One Great Hour of Sharing Offering: Self-Development of People and the Presbyterian Hunger Program.

With its partners, the PC(USA) supports disaster assistance, peace-building programs and holistic church development.

Tracey King-Ortega in Nicaragua

Tracey King-Ortega

Tracey King-Ortega, regional liaison, Central America

In July 2005 Tracey King came under appointment for the third time as a PC(USA) mission worker, this time to serve as regional liaison for Central America. In her new role Tracey helps create better communication between World Mission, mission personnel, partner churches and PC(USA) congregations interested in ministry in Central America. She has a special focus on programs of reconciliation and peacemaking.

Tracey is based in Managua, Nicaragua, but travels frequently throughout all five Central America countries in which the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has denominational partners: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua.

You can find out more about Tracey’s ministry by visiting her profile page, which you can find here.

Partner churches

The Reformed Calvinist Church of El Salvador
Red Uniendo Manos El Salvador (RUMES)/Joining Hands El Salvador

Presbytery partnership

Presbytery of Des Moines
Our Sister Parish – Equipo Pastoral Comunitaria

Tracey King-Ortega, regional liaison for Central American, tracey.king-ortega@pcusa.org