Day 1 at the school – Phys Ed Group

So after our first day working at the school from about 7:00 am till 1230pm, everyone seems to be very exhausted. I think the group has realized how much work it is going to be and the day was filled…

Chelsea’s Blog Post

Chelsea here! Wow, yesterday was such an amazing day! The house build is something that I will truly remember forever. There were so many things that happened that really are just starting to sink in today, a day after this…

The House Build-Number 2 May 26th

We had the opportunity to build a house for a single mother named Lana, her sixteen year old daughter Daniella, Lana’s mother and her two other young children. Right now she was staying with a friend so realistically she did…

The House Build Number 1 – May 26

For twenty years I have been trained to put my feelings into words. For fourteen of them, I have practiced to write my experiences and record what I see. I don’t know if I will ever be able to express…

Guayaquil – Day Two

I was up at 8 this morning to shower and eat breakfast. Our agenda for the day was to tour different organizations affiliated with UEES and check out what kind of other volunteer opportunities there are in Guayaquil. This year…

Day One – Tour of Guayaquil & UESS University Campus Tour

Hello everyone! Josselyn and Alex here. The PERL 300 group met at the Edmonton International Airport at 9:30 pm on Monday, May 21st. Our redeye flight to Toronto took off at 12:15 am and we were in the air for…