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Blog post by Tom LaFrance After our last evening meal in Haiti, John Callaghan said to the volunteers, “ We have an enormous privilege – being in Haiti.” What does he mean, I wonder? Days later, an answer comes from a Ron Rolheiser column: The lesson . . . is that genuine religion, maturity, loyalty, . . . lie in letting ourselves be stretched by what does not emanate from our own kind. I realize I was being… Stretched into … read more
Serena is a teacher in Toronto working and a few years ago her and her students embarked on a new project with Third World Awareness to build a new school in Haiti. Watch the video below to learn more about this amazing everyday hero and the school building project.