First-year students serve others in Mexico, Gettysburg

Gettysburg College students give back at orphanage and soup kitchen.

Gettysburg College students believe in giving back. Just ask first-year students Ryan Kalafsky ’16 and Abby Hoelzer ’16, who devoted their winter break to helping those in need, both abroad and in the College community.

Kalafsky’s endeavor to raise funds and produce holiday cards for Los Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos, a Mexican orphanage, began as a pre-orientation exploratory trip to Cuernavaca with Prof. Voonchin Phua, associate professor of sociology.

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