Teach for Christ is thrilled to have hired John as Vice President of Development for this upcoming school year. In this capacity, John will be advocating and fundraising on behalf of the organization, while remaining a part of the residential community. We look forward to working with John as we advance the mission of supporting Catholic schools and reflecting Christ’s love to the students we encounter!
As with anything humorous, when we take things to their necessary extreme, amazing things can come about. There have been mentions of the "Narwhal", the name of the men's living quarters. Well, look no further as this story of its name unfolds.
“There is something about working with and for children that makes it all so worth it,” she says. “It is not something that you can explain unless you do it yourself.” Having served in this way, tired as she is, every night she goes to bed confident that, today, she has done something good.
Dinner at Frassati House is a fairly common occurrence. About once a week, Teach for Christ gets together in some fashion to be in community. We eat something cooked up together and share a few laughs as we recount the week’s adventures. However, our dinner one evening this March was no common occurrence. We had the distinct pleasure of welcoming His Excellency, Archbishop Bernard Hebda into our home and at our table
Four Teach for Christ Educators had the opportunity to chaperone a school trip to the zoo for the students of St. John Paul II Catholic Preparatory School in Northeast Minneapolis. John Eilen, Stephen Barnhart, and Maria Miller joined Betsy Peloquin in aiding the 1st through 4th grade classes on their trip to the Minnesota Zoo. 50 kids, 7 adults, and 485 acres filled with exotic animals made for an unforgettable day!