W E L C O M E TO THE 2014/2015 SCHOOL YEAR
Sec II students at St. Thomas have been the proud supporters of our adopted school in les Abricots, Haiti for over five years. This is one of twelve schools in the Haiti established by Mme Michaelle de Verteuil, a former St. Thomas teacher and Order of Canada recipient.
THE FINAL TOTAL FOR 2013/2014 IS IN:
SEC II STUDENTS RAISED $7,000 LAST YEAR THROUGH BUSINESS PROJECTS AND WEDNESDAY BAKING! BECAUSE OF YOUR SUPPORT, HAITIAN CHILDREN ARE RECEIVING AN EDUCATION.
Great sites to visit:a) "Friend" Thomas Haiti on Facebook to see great photos of our students and the region of les Abricots, to learn more about Mme de Verteuil, and to receive updates. (The Thomas Haiti page is managed by C. Brownell)
b) Article & photos http://www.haitifutur.com/projets/Les_Abricots/index.htm
c) Video about Mme de Verteuil's work in Haiti
(3 minutes) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eIub2pLaZPo