École Secondaire Sainte Marguerite d’Youville students Kevin Vossen, left, Matthew Beckman, Madison Bremault, Janessa Hill, Jeffrey Wright, teacher Nicole Schoenberger, Joanne Velasco, and Paulo Alves show off a new mural they painted at a school in San Jose, Costa Rica, as part of a volunteer trip earlier this month.
QCOSTARICA – About 22 students Quebec (Canada) high school students have given some orphans in Costa Rica a better place to live.
The students of École Secondaire Sainte Marguerite d’Youville (ESSMY), in St. Albert, were in Costa Rica for eight days to do volunteer work in San Jose, returning home on October 9.
The trip was part of the school’s regular efforts to get students involved in missionary work, said teacher Nicole Schoenberger, one of the trip’s organizers. The