Gulf Coast Disaster Relief
Villanova University School of Business
Tentative Trip Itinerary
Details to be determined on transportation to the Philadelphia Airport. An email will follow once we have worked this out.
Land in New Orleans and pick up the vans.
Meet with Deacon Rudy ... and prepare to be "Deacon Rudy-ized." You will know what I mean when you meet him! Deacon Rudy will talk about Hurricane Katrina, about his church, and about the St. Vincent DePaul Society.
Visit Cafe Du Monde for Beignets -- this is as famous as our Pat's steaks -- except they serve Beignets and not cheese steaks.
Brief tour of Bourbon Street.
Tour of the 9th Ward -- the hardest hit area of Hurricane Katrina.
Go to Pearl River, MS where we will go to the hurricane shelter which will be our home base for the next two days.
DAYS 2 & 3
Leave the shelter and arrive at the Habitat site
Work all day
Return to the shelter
Shower and dinner
Relax and rest
Attend Deacon Rudy's church service
Have a free day for sightseeing...details to be determined.
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