The Joys of Culture Night

By: Andrea Ciccolini, Glenview, IL – July 17, 2019 – The Hands of Peace participants and staff ran outside the doors of the Catholic Church as the fire alarm went off in the kitchen during preparations for the annual culture night. While the delegations cooked their food for that night’s dinner, smoke set the alarm off.Continue reading The Joys of Culture Night

San Diego Hands Enjoy Festivities at the Oceanside Beach

By: Adrian Chang, Oceanside, CA – July 13, 2019 – As they feel the sand beneath their feet and the cool ocean breeze on their faces, this year’s participants gather together at Oceanside beach to enjoy festivities with Alumni, Host Families, and other Hands of Peace community members. As the evening went on, the Hands grew closer to each other, alongside the broader San Diego Hands of Peace community.Continue reading San Diego Hands Enjoy Festivities at the Oceanside Beach