Ruth Bishop accepted as CUSO volunteer
Ruth Bishop, a participant of Halifax Friends Meeting, has been accepted for
a one-year volunteer teaching position with CUSO, starting in September. She will
serve in Myanmar, teaching English to government officials. Ruth has several
year’s experience teaching English as a second language to New Canadians – immigrants
and refugees to Canada. She has also served on our Meeting’s Peace and
Social Justice Committee, helping to promote peace and intercultural understanding.
A send-off luncheon will be held for Ruth, following Meeting for Worship,
on Sunday, July 9th.