Our mission as a group is to help improve a community in Pulaski, Virginia with their economic and over-all well being. We will be doing this by assisting them in hunger relief, after school programs, helping to create savings programs, and much more by being hands-on with the community and giving them the resources they need to help themselves prosper.
After spending six days in Pulaski, Virginia, it was finally time to return home. Having had such a memorable experience, our group was reluctant to leave the community where we learned about its people, history, and economic struggles. The Waubonsee group woke up bright and early at 5:30 AM. There was no time left to … Continue reading Final Thoughts on ASB
Today our group was split in half again. Some stayed behind and helped put mulch down around the church we are staying at and then they went to the boy scout camp to help get rid of some invasive species. Those of us who did not get to visit Pulaski Grow earlier in the week … Continue reading March 17, 2017.
Today half of our group cleaned the church bathrooms and picked up garabage on a trail, the other half of our group visited pulaski grow where we planted vegetables and helped the owner figure out a way to filtrate one of her fish tanks to keep her fish alive. The other half of the group … Continue reading Out with a bang!
This experience so far will always be a memorable one for me. Maybe today even more than the other days. I got to go to the Pulaski Elementary School and be a teacher’s aide for a second grade class. I loved it. I have a lot of experience working with kids and it really helped … Continue reading Thursday 3/16–Blanca