This past spring break, I led an Alternative Spring Break service trip to Fajardo, Puerto Rico, the same place I went for spring break last year. 11 of us from UVA went, and the week was so enjoyable! I absolutely love the Caribbean. It's such a special place to me, and it was amazing seeing … Continue reading ASB Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Alternative Spring Break This Spring Break I participated in a program we have here at UVA called Alternative Spring Break, which essentially organizes week-long, student-led service trips that take place in many locations all over the US and even some international sites. I applied last fall because it seemed like a good way to do something … Continue reading Puerto Rico: Las Cabezas de San Juan, Fajardo
Some pictures from my missions trip last summer to the DR. My team went to many villages where groups do not usually go and got to meet and play with the kids, sing songs,and do crafts. We went to 5 different villages: La Laura, Boca de Chavon, San Luis, Batey Uno, and Los Olivares. Most … Continue reading Break My Heart For What Breaks Yours
Pictures from the first time I went on a missions trip with my church to the Dominican Republic in 2011. I got to work with kids in lots of little villages, helped build a children's center, and met my sponsor child Josefina.