First Unitarian Church of Rochester, New York: International Engagement

  • Barbara Gawinski standing outside with three young teachers from El Horno.
  • Barbara Gawinski sitting with a mother and child.
  • Men in San Jose waiting for cement to dry on a cistern they're building.
  • Men in San Jose standing in front of the metal form for a cistern they're building.
  • A man from the First UU Church in Rochester, NY, in deep conversation with a Mexican youth on the U.S.-Mexico border.
  • Members of First UU Church of Rochester, NY, pose with Mexican youth on the U.S.-Mexico border.
  • A young man smiling through an open window.
  • A teacher and her students in their El Horno classroom.
  • Barbara Gawinski with Teachers in El Horno: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    Barbara Gawinski standing outside with three young teachers from El Horno.

    Barbara Gawinski meeting with teachers in El Horno to deliver library books and school supplies.

  • Barbara Gawinski Teaching: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    Barbara Gawinski sitting with a mother and child.

    Barbara Gawinski providing education for family planning and safe sex practice.

  • Waiting for Cement to Dry: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    Men in San Jose waiting for cement to dry on a cistern they're building.

    Successful application of cement and now time for waiting for cement to dry.

  • Constructing a Cistern: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    Men in San Jose standing in front of the metal form for a cistern they're building.

    Men in San Jose standing with a cistern form they are constructing.

  • Student and Tim Wilson: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    A man from the First UU Church in Rochester, NY, in deep conversation with a Mexican youth on the U.S.-Mexico border.

    A young student in Fidel Velazquez tells Social Justice Coordinator Tim Wilson of his relatives in Florida.

  • Anna Weldon, Nils Waack and Mike Wagner: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    Members of First UU Church of Rochester, NY, pose with Mexican youth on the U.S.-Mexico border.

    Anna Weldon, Nils Waack and Mike Wagner from Borders & Boundaries pose with students of the Fidel Velazquez upper school during the November 2007 visit.

  • Student: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    A young man smiling through an open window.

    An upper school student poses for the camera.

  • Teacher and Students: Rochester, NY, International Engagement

    A teacher and her students in their El Horno classroom.

    Teacher and students in El Horno.

The First Unitarian Church of Rochester, New York, has developed relationships and programs focused on Latin America.

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