Today one of my 5th graders gave me a piece of folded index card with a picture of us playing vollyball that opens up to a note that he wrote to me on Monday when I was not at school. It says:
22nd february 2009
Dear Aunty Jaymie,
I write you this letter because you teach us french and I love you because you are a nice woman. I will keep on writing you this letters. I hope by the grace of God you are fine. May God be wit you and Aunty Bethany . Thank you very much. And if you go, greet your family for me and greet your brothers and sisters for me.
The Elisa Lanera Foundation (ELF) was formed with knowledge acquired after traveling to Africa and noticing that the root cause of most of the social issues affecting their communities was due to a lack of education.
Our purpose is to provide scholastic education to children, vocational training to adults and HIV/AIDS awareness to all persons in the poor communities of Africa impacted by a lack of educational resources.... full info