Katlyn

Katlyn

Hello, as you probably already know, my name is Katlyn Lonergan. I attend Northwest Missouri State as part of the Missouri Academy. This is my last year here at the University and first year being part of Alternative Spring Break. I live 5 hours away so I figured why not just fly only 4 hours to New York and spend my Spring break there? The sites I will see are only a part of the fun I will have. Meeting new people and having an unforgettable learning experience are undoubtedly something I will take with me forever.

Another Amazing Day!

I feel like our group is getting spoiled with the sites we’ve gone to. Both places have been wonderful. Today we worked at another soup kitchen, but this time we got the chance to interact with more of the people in need. Everyone was so friendly–workers, the people coming in for meals, everyone. Ms. Cortuse [more…]

Day 2: Monday-Bread & Life

Today I was in a an area that was out of my comfort zone. I didn’t know anyone and they didn’t know me. When we found YSOP I didn’t expect such a warm welcoming from the people. Lisa’s (the director of YSOP) was so friendly and quirky and made me feel even more ready to [more…]

I’m So Lucky

After being in New York City for one day, I already in love with the place. The atmosphere, the people, the food–all of it! Today we got to see a lot and it was all so much to take in. I can’t wait for tomorrow too when we begin working with YSOP. This is going [more…]

I’m So Lucky

After being in New York City for one day, I already in love with the place. The atmosphere, the people, the food–all of it!