Entries by PassionistVolunteers

Video Contest: Vote for PVI Sean Clores!

Current PVI Sean Clores created a video about his volunteer experience for a scholarship competition. He didn’t win the scholarship, but he made the top 10! Congrats Sean!! Now he’s in a follow-up contest against the other 9 videos. Winning depends on people’s votes. Click on the link below for the contest. Go vote for Sean Clores […]

Happy 2nd Anniversary to Comedor Infantil in Honduras!!

The Comedor Infantil was founded on November 17, 2009 by the Passionist Volunteers International of 2009-2010 in Talanga, Honduras. The Comedor Infantil is located in the community of Nuevo San Diego, one of the poorest communities in Talanga. The idea for the Comedor originated from the volunteers seeing children scavenging through a dumpster for food. Learning […]

My Life in Jamaica

PVI Sean Clores shares about his experiences in Jamaica and how it’s impacting his life. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHiDNWlFI3g&w=560&h=315] Please consider supporting Sean and his fellow PVIs: Kathryn, Danielle, Brendan, and Natalie in their work with the people of Jamaica. Make A Donation

Unforgettable August

Written By Kathryn Keane It is incredible how much things can change in just a month; August has been an extreme example of this for me here in Jamaica.  Leading into August, the previous volunteers took us under their wings and introduced us to our missions. I watched each of them in complete admiration of […]

Greetings From Jamaica!

PVI 2011-12 Orientation is underway! The Volunteers will spend the next month building community and going through formation to help prepare them for their year of service. We are blessed to have presenters who have extensive background and experience serving and living in Jamiaca. We’ll be learning about “Kingston Ministries,” “The Caribbean Christ,” “History of the […]

The Gift of Giving

      By Chanel Marin Ledi never lets us leave her house without enjoying a cup of coffee, bread, and a small meal.  When she serves our plate, we always receive the biggest portion, even though she struggles financially.  Last week on an afternoon visit, she served our dinner and proceeded to serve a […]