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A Volunteer’s Perspective

Written by Fr Donagh O’Meara from Ireland

“Poverty is not natural It is man-made and can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings and overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity, it is an act of justice.”
– N. Mandela

New Resource Centre

The new Resource Centre, built in 2008 by 150 Irish volunteers, has been a wonderful addition to the Missionvale Care Centre (MCC) and has allowed a variety of programs and activities to be expanded including the HIV/AIDS program, the Social Assistance Office and the Child Support and Development Program.