St Kateri Tekakwitha School

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In June 2016, we were happy to send Sara’s mother, Maria, to Nicaragua to joyfully dedicate the Saint Kateri Tekakwitha School in Jicaro, Nuevo Segoiva, Nicaragua in Sara Sawick’s memory. This school was built with the help of all of the donations to Sara’s Shelter.

St Kateri Tekakwitha School in Jicaro, Nuevo Segoiva, Nicaragua

This plaque hangs in St Kateri Tekakwitha School: In Memory of Sara Elizabeth Sawick

Sara’s mother, Maria Sawick, attends the ribbon-cutting ceremony, marking the official grand opening of St. Kateri Tekakwitha School.

The interior space of St. Kateri Tekakwitha school, with many soon-to-be students!

 

A new student gives Sara’s mother a homemade gift.

Overcome with joy, Maria proudly dedicates the school to her little ladybug, Sara Elizabeth Sawick

 

Our Little Ladybug’s Legacy Lives On!