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SOUTH AFRICA PARTNERS TO VISIT ST. JOHN’S IN APRIL
April 24, 2017 - May 1, 2017
Please volunteer to help with transportation and hosting.
The Ven. Sharron Dinnie, founder of the Kwasa Centre near Springs, South Africa, with which St. John’s is in partnership, will visit St. John’s again at the end of April. The tentative dates for the visit are Monday April 24 to Monday, May 1. Sharron’s son will accompany her, along with a teacher and two students from the Centre, which serves an informal settlement east of Johannesburg, We hope that you will open your hearts and your homes to the delegation from our partner in South Africa. Please contact Kaye Edwards in the Parish Office at 202-347-8766, ext. 317 or by email at email@example.com if you are interested in providing meals, tours of Washington, transportation, or setting up meetings with government and nonprofit officials who would be interested in Sharron’s struggle to bring hope, education and health care to the residents of the informal settlement of Vukuzenzele. Those of us who have been fortunate enough to meet Sharron, and see firsthand the outstanding work she is doing in South Africa, know that she will be an inspiration to you, as she has been to us.