Tag Archives: Travel

A fortunate stroke of serendipity

Annie Nguyen thinks that everything happens for a reason. She had been looking for a way to sponsor a child in Vietnam but hadn’t found the right opportunity; that is until now.

Meet Vũ Thị Xuân Mai

Xuân Mai and the other children from the center come from many places with different backgrounds and contexts. They have unique personalities and various needs. With our continued support, Sister Maria will be able to carry forward her quest to help these deserving children.

Gilets Jaunes Acte XIV

I’m back in Paris for a long week and decided to accompany the 5,000 Gilets Jaunes who were taking their demands to the streets for the fourteenth consecutive weekend.

Jenna Goes Skydiving

As if studying abroad for a semester wasn’t an adventure enough on its own, Jenna Tocatlian took it upon to herself to find the most extreme adventure she could while visiting New Zealand: skydiving.

Meet Vu Nguyen Hong Ngoc

Every orphan has their own story. It is a story that often begins in suffering and despair. However, it is also a story of resurgence and hope. Today, I would like to share with you the story of Vu Nguyen Hong Ngoc.

Gilets Jaunes | Rue Saint Honore

Gilets Jaunes Acte X

I walked along the Gilets Jaunes on Saturday as they were swarming the streets of Paris to protest for the 10th weekend in a row.

New year. New opportunity.

To all of our friends, colleagues, and family, we ask that you consider supporting the Center for Innocent Children. Your donation will make a big impact in the lives of these deserving children.

Make the world a better place, one child at a time

The Center for Innocent Children needs your help. Consider donating to support Sister Maria. It should only take a minute and will make a world of difference for these deserving children.

The Friendly Skies

2017: The year in pictures (and a few words)

Let us remember everything that made 2017 a standout year. Since pictures are worth a thousand words, I’ve assembled a photo mosaic that tries to capture the more meaningful events of the year.

The Streets of Saigon on Motorbike

The Streets of Saigon on Motorbike

See what it’s like to ride through the streets of Saigon from the backseat of a motorbike. What an exhilerating experience!