At the end of the year and again at the end of the school year, we give prizes for those who attend the book club at the children's home regularly. We decided to make some of the prizes this year, so last week we invited the volunteers to come and help us make some fun things for the kids. As you can see, we had a fun time while doing it!
Monday, December 04, 2017
I am part of the National Operation Christmas Child Team that helps get the 30 000 "shoebox" packages to the 35 partners who then give them out to children throughout Bosnia Herzegovina. There are many thousands of volunteers working in these kinds of teams throughout the world, here in Bosnia there are 6 of us on the national team, and another 10 or so on the 3 regional teams and it is great to part of this project! A couple of weeks ago I went to Sarajevo to spend the day with the National Team and two of the regional directors to work on strategic planning for the next 3 years: