Entries by Sam Pinakoulaki

The Greek Struggle!

As I sat out in the playground for recess watching the children laughing and playing, tears filled my eyes…70 innocent souls that spend 4 hours a day with our Volunteers learning English in the hope of a better future! I mean really what does the future hold for these kids? They are certainly NOT to […]

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“Opportunity for life” center

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Message of the day: “Don’t cry because it’s over…..but smile because it happened!”    –  Dr. Seuss   Day two into our second week consisted of myself and three others attended the “Right to Life” center, where we worked with adults having very severe disabilities.  We worked alongside and observed sessions with […]

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5th and 6th grade.

Thursday, July 24, 2014: Message of the day: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of your dreams”                               Eleanor Roosevelt   Our team has created a nice routine that seems to be going well for our 5th and 6th grade class. We begin each day by having them answer a question about themselves. […]