Slum Doctor Programme


New AmeriCorps Volunteer
January 29, 2009, 4:03 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized

Hello Slum Doctor Programme supporters,

I’m Jenny Gerfen, the new AmeriCorps volunteer filling the Education Coordinator position. I’m a recent graduate of Western Washington University during which time I completed an international internship working at an orphanage in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for six months. I’d always felt a calling to work in the non-profit sector, however my experience in Ethiopia touched me more than I could’ve imagined. After returning from Ethiopia, I started getting involved with Slum Doctor Programme.

As a former volunteer, I’m thrilled to be working for this wonderful organization with such a progressive and proactive stance on the fight against poverty, gender inequality and specifically HIV/AIDS. I look forward to meeting and working with you all, the most caring, generous and joyful community that is Slum Doctor Programme.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment so far
Leave a comment



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



%d bloggers like this: