Hospital Update and School Library Deliveries

Many of the Canadians have headed home so those of us left are tidying up the last few deliveries as well as any other projects underway.

Dave and I, along with our amazing interpreter Natasha, met with the Director of the Chausy Hospital, Anatoli, and the  Deputy Mayor, Vitalli, to discuss the current project at the hospital.

In a partnership with the Chausy authorities and with funds provided by the Don and Shirley Green Family Foundation, we are helping to reconstruct Continue reading

Party, Presents and Participation

Our day started with a walk to a local restaurant for the “Day of the Angel” party.  On the way there we passed the town square where many children from the Chausy Orphanage were training for biathlon.  The square is a large smooth paved area with no traffic so it is ideal for training. Here Alecia “skiis” by us on her roller skiis.

The “Day of the Angel” party is always a really fun event that the Canadians (and the children) look forward to.  There are games, Continue reading