International Humanitarian Federation

The Fraternity – International Humanitarian Federation (FIHF) is a non-profit civil association that is active in 28 countries. Its world headquarters are located in the municipality of Carmo da Cachoeira, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

With a philosophical, cultural, humanitarian, environmental and charitable nature, the Humanitarian Fraternity  brings together 25 national and international civil associations that, with related groups, provide services free of charge.

It welcomes all beliefs, cultures, religions and has no connections with political or economic groups, nor with institutionalized religions. Sustained by donations and humanitarian partnerships, without being paid for the services it provides, it develops actions that are both voluntary and selfless.

The Mission of the Humanitarian Fraternity (FIHF) and its affiliates is to practice and disseminate fraternity among all the Kingdoms of Nature, waking up and expanding the human consciousness to living the experience of peace, love and altruism. Its actions are expressed mainly through service to others, instruction and the development of spiritual life.

Affiliate Associations:

  • Association Mary, Mother of the Divine Conception - Minas Gerais, Brazil 
  • Light-Community of Figueira – Minas Gerais, Brazil 
  • Light-Community Fraternity of Aurora – Paysandu, Uruguay
  • Light-Community of the Brotherhood – Córdoba, Argentina  
  • Light-Community of the New Earth – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 
  • Light-Community of Fleur-de-Lys – Fatima, Portugal 
  • Light-Nucleus Sacred Heaven - Belo Horizonte, Brazil 
  • Light-Nucleus Sacred House of Mary Mother of Sao Paulo - São Paulo, Brazil
  • Light-Nucleus Immaculate House of the Relief of Suffering - São Carlos, Brazil
  • Light-Nucleus Sacred Kingdoms - Distrito Federal, Brazil
  • Light-Nucleus Flower of the Sacred Tepui of Roraima - Roraima, Brazil 
  • Fraternity – International Humanitarian Missions - Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Casa Luz da Colina (House of Light on the Hill), Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Francis of Assisi Park - Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Casa Cristo do Bem (House of Christ of Goodness) - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Light-Network of Federal District Association - Distrito Federal, Brazil
  • Fraternity - International Humanitarian Association - Greece
  • FAHIE – Fraternidade Humanitária Internacional Europa (Fraternity - International Humanitarian Association Europe) - Portugal 
  • Irdin Publishing Association - Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Irdin Publishing Association in Europe - Portugal
  • Shasti Associaction Incorporation - California, United States
  • Grace Mercy Order - Minas Gerais, Brazil 
  • Grace Mercy Order - Fatima, Portugal 
  • Grace Mercy Order Community - California, United States

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Association Mary
Founded in December of 2012, at the request of the Virgin Mary, Association Mary, Mother of the Divine Conception, is a religious association without ties to any institutionalized religion. It has a philosophical-spiritual, ecumenical, humanitarian, charitable, cultural character, and it supports all activities that are indicated through the instructions transmitted by Christ Jesus, the Virgin Mary, and Saint Joseph. Read more