St. Pierre parish, Baradères, Haiti — sister parish of St. John the Baptist Catholic Community, Silver Spring, Md.
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Fr. Brunache's Visit
Father Pierre-Michel Brunache, pastor of St. Pierre's, visited St. John's on September 21-28, 2004. He brought great news about the academic achievements of the students in St. Pierre's Collège St. Jean Baptiste in Baradères. All the school's 9th graders passed the national exams for the third year in a row. Three placed in the top 10% nationally.
While here, Fr. Brunache met with the sister parish committee and the parish team traveling to Haiti in January 2005. He and the team agreed that the main activities of the trip will be
During Fr. Brunache's visit, he also
Fr. Brunache expressed his heartfelt thanks for the warm hospitality and continued generosity of SJB parishioners and school children. He packed a very large suitcase with as much of the donated school supplies as he could carry. The rest of the supplies will be shipped.