SHANNON WHITE and TIM BROUD Shannon White Today was my third first day on a build site. The third time in a row I have chosen a construction site over a beach for spring break, and doing so with absolutely no shame. Every first day is the same for me- a wave of … Continued
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Habitat 2020: Sunday – We’ve Arrived!
ELYSE SCHROEDER and JENNIFER SOUTHERTON Elyse Schroeder What a day! It has certainly been filled with a lot of excitement. I was full of energy when I arrived on the main campus of Lourdes at 6:15 this morning for my third Habitat Trip!. I could not wait to get on the road! After a … Continued
Habitat 2020: Sunday – The Adventure Begins!
Spring Break 2020 is here and the Lourdes Habitat Team hit the road for Lenoir, North Carolina. These 10 energetic souls are continuing a 24-year tradition begun by Lourdes students who were members of the Campus Ministry Student Organization known as L.I.N.K. (Linking Interest, Need & Knowledge). We invite you to journey with them this … Continued
Guatemala 2019 – Memories
The Team arrived back at Lourdes on Thursday evening with tired bodies, smiles and MANY stories to tell. A week ago we were anxious and wondering what the days would hold, now they’re memories – memories that change lives.
Guatemala 2019 – Take-aways
Day #7 Our time at the valley is coming to an end and it is bittersweet. I expected to spend time with the children and build bonds with them. However, I learned so much from them and they inspired me more than ever. They welcomed me with so much love and care that I felt … Continued