Episcopal Campus Ministry missions trip to the Dominican Republic - Spring Break 2012
Deacon Cecily organized a missions trip to the Dominican Republic, giving 14 of us an opportunity to make a difference in a third world country. The members of the mission trip are: Deacon Cecily Sawyer-Harmon, Kathy Murphy, Ashleigh Humpries, Elizabeth Pasipanodya, Ellenie Cruz, Fatumata Binta Bah, D'Aesha Hamilton, D'Janna Hamilton, Kim Morasse (me) , Alex Doreste, Brooklynn Hitchens, Francesca Halbach, Ashley Paintsil and Alejandra Garcia-Gonzales. Our ages range from 18 to mid fifties and our nationalities include American, Mexican, Zimbabwean, Puerto Rican, Dominican, West Indian and Guinean and Ghanaian. Throughout the week, we painted two houses in the barrio of S Pedro de Macrois, interior and exterior, the exterior of two other houses, the hall and metal work at the school, and did bible study twice a day with approximately 40 children from Centro Buen Pastor Episcopal Church at each session.