Louise Marandas

United States

Louise Marandas

Joined on 23/11/2016. Born 02/01/1950
I've had a good life. I want to give back..  I feel most alive when I am in other countries. I have traveled extensively and want to go beyond the sightseeing to work with local peoples.

Want to visit

Africa, South Asia, South East Asia, Central America, Oceania, Cook Islands, Croatia, Dominican Republic, Eritrea, Fiji, Ghana, India, Kenya, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Portugal, Reunion, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Zimbabwe

Interested in

Disaster Relief

Additional Skills

Over 20 years working with educationally challenged children and children with disabilities. Good organizational skills, flexible, and seeking new challenges.

Past Volunteering Experience

Medical Teams International: Helped build cement floors for people living in shacks outside Oaxaca, Mexico.
Catholic Charities: Help newly arrived refugees upon their arrival in my city. Help set up apartments, take refugees to medical appointments, register their children for school, and follow up with them as they adjust to their new lives.
Tutor children and adolescents.
National Brain Tumor Society- Helped plan annual fund raising walk in my city to raise money for research and and assistance for brain tumor patients.