It hardly seems fair to write about all of our wonderful mentors and participants without giving you a glimpse of who they are– there are many others who have been a part of SERVE 2013, but I thought I’d start with these guys
Ashley: Bubbly, energetic and sensitive to the needs of others.
Donovan: Deep thinking, listens to others and ready to help.
Riley: Eager, fun loving and full of drama and flare.
Heather: Quiet, gentle and patient with those around her.
Kim: Determined, independent and loves being in the middle of activity.
Rodger: Excited, energetic and thoughtful–loves to keep the ‘beat’.
Jaydon: Keen, curious and a dependable team mate.
Kayla: Infectious laugh, forthright and empathetic towards others.
Dan: Musical, hard working and an enthusiastic participant during activities.
April: Contemplative, positive and encouraging towards her teammates.
Breana: Sensitive, humble and willing to try new things.
Ryan: Curious, energetic and a real “team player”.
Spencer: Adventurous, fun loving and respectful of others.
Matthew: Joy-filled, enthusiastic and excited to be with friends.
Jeff: Thoughtful, diligent and excited to grow and learn.
Kyle: Strong, musical and loves to play tricks on his friends.
Mike: Dependable, trustworthy and gets along with all of his team mates.
Amanda: Happy, inquisitive and has a GREAT sense of humour.
Amber: Loves to laugh, supportive and enjoys helping others have fun.
Kayla: Laughs a lot, loves to be close to friends and sensitive to the needs of others.
What an amazing group of youth/young adults who shared life during SERVE 2013. So many funny stories — pictures of learning, pranks and tender moments. I am honoured to be able to connect with them and am so proud of who they are. Blessed.