This is the story of a Dominican Collaboration between the Dominican Sisters of Montebello, South Africa, Blauvelt and Amityville, NY. Sisters Peggy McVetty, Maryann Collins and Terry Richard gave a workshop on Spiritual Direction there in January 2009. The ministry of the Sisters of Montebello takes place in the context of the HIV AIDS epidemic in the region.
Sisters Peggy, Maryann and Terry plan to go back there in September 2010 to team a retreat to this remote community along with two sisters they trained. To get more info on how you can help their efforts
The story of the ministry of Sister Flor Buruca, a Dominican Sister and the building of a church in the community of Colonia so Naciente. For more information on how you can help
There are many other video segments Barbara has done for Dominican Youth Programs and the Congregations of the Northeast. Her work on the Amityville Dominican Heritage Youtube Site can be found at