Just needed to keep the journal alive! I am teaching freshman students at South View High School where I am sharing my summer internship with the South African people. My students have written letters to the Siza Bantwana AIDS Orphans. Just last week they made Christmas cards and wrote letters of Christmas cheer to their new friends in Hazyview, South Africa. It is reassuring to hear the questions they ask about the children and how they might help from this ...
Eleana's African Travels
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Well, I've been back almost two months now! Time really has flown by, and thanks to mom, we have been able to slowly get some of the 1500 beautiful photographs uploaded for you to see just how amazing South Africa really is. Please read this note from Japie sent by email on 08/31/06: "Tomorrow (Friday) we are going to visit the AIDS orphans. The theme for the day is: HOPE, we will be playing in small groups creating art expressing thoughts of HOPE and sta...
Here I am! Back in the USA! The return trip home took approximately two days plus! After awakening about 7:00am on Sunday, July 16th, enjoying the day with Tertia Putter, director of Wellness Africa, and her family, we were joined later in the day by Japie Lubbe, the other director, and his family for a farewell cookout. The goodbyes were shared by all and complete with Girl Scout cookies that arrived after 5 weeks by the postal service in Hazeyview to Jap...
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