Samantha is a graduate of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. She participated in her first Romanian work team with Hearts Across Romania when she was 16 years old and has returned many times.
Samantha loves children and has devoted a great deal of her time and energy to the children in Romanian orphanages. In addition, she also volunteers with Catholic Charities where she works with children and refugees in Dallas in an after school program and summer camp.
Samantha's volunteer experience will build upon her career interest of working for a non-profit organization.
It's hard to change the world, but what if you could make a difference in the life of a single child? Our Sponsor A Child program allows you to do just that. Find out more.
One of the best reasons to join us on a work team trip is that you get to meet, work, play with, and see the smiles of these amazing children in person! Once you do ... your life will be changed. Find out more.
Once children in orphanages reach the age of 18—if they are no longer in school—they must leave the institutions for life on their own. Hearts Across Romania has always had concerns about these children, many of whom are not prepared for independent living and lack the resources or skills to make it in the real world. Read more.