Jesuit Volunteers Philippines

Photo courtesy of Genefir Buckly’s Facebook page
A young Jesuit volunteer was killed while serving as a teacher in a community high school in Pangantucan, Bukidnon in the Philippines.On August 23, Genefir Buckly and fellow Jesuit volunteer Ann Kathleen Gatdula were attacked and stabbed by a man they caught stealing in their quarters. Buckly, 24, died of multiple stab wounds while Gatdula, 30, was wounded and is recovering in the hospital.Both women are part of Jesuit Volunteers Philippines (JVP), a programme that recruits, trains and sends...