Ho Hum

Ho Hum

From July 20, 2021 Not much happened yesterday. Just a steady drip, drip of mundane, minor problems to be handled. One brief trip to Tabarre, where the US Embassy looked open but heavily barricaded. Streets still calm while the tension of uncertainly fills the air. Paid $220 to have a welder fix all the bunk bed frames that jumping kids…

Future Chess Masters

Future Chess Masters

From July 18, 2021 Yesterday, Jesula, one of our new staff members, arranged to bring a young chess master to Santa Chiara to teach our kids how to play chess. The international chess player is Merisena Cadeau. Merisena was born in Cite Soleil; her parents were extremely poor. She first came to SAKALA, the youth program, before the earthquake, when…