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Lisa Verstraete

"To bring hope to children on the southside"

Grandville, MI, USA
female, age 36
committed relationship
Speaks: learning Spanish, English
Joined Apr 10, 2006
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Joined Apr 10, 2006 Activist Aspirations Casual 
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Groups Addressing Global Warming, Amnesty International, Archaeology, Archaeology: Study of the Past, Bunny Lovers, CHICAGO, Chicago friends group, Chicagoland LETS, Close the School of the Americas!, Complete Natural Living, Earth Day, Get Green Chicago, Grey's Anatomy Fans, Inner-City Teachers more »
Hometown Minneapolis, MN 
Homepage http://www.sanmiguelchicago.org/  
Birthday Jan 25, 1978  
Languages learning Spanish, English  
About Me I love to be active doing anything from volleyball or running to hiking or traveling, but I definiely have my lazy days too. My planning and teaching takes up quite a bit of time, mainly because all my effort is paying off. I am the youngest of seven kids and have a huge family.
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Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions Christian - Catholic  
Eating Habits Almost anything... :)  
Wild Fact About Me I've been an aunt since I was two!
My Philosophy
What Gives Me Hope Seeing what my former students are making of themselves!
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Start more schools like mine.
What/who changed my life and why Night
What Bugs Me mean people, The destruction of rural areas, Any one that would hurt a child, bullying, injustice  
Passions RUNNING!, teaching, traveling, photography, nature, making a difference, my family  
Inspirations nature, good people, children  
What Scares Me spiders, Losing the ones I love, hate, global warming, Disrespect for others  
  Favorites
Role Models my mom and dad, De La Salle Christian Brothers, Jesus Christ  
Quotation You must be the change you want to see in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi
Interests antiques, rabbits, photography, National Parks, Children, Recycling, Sports, Travel/Adventure  
Books Harry Potter Series  
Music Juanes, Shakira, Counting Crows, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Neil Diamond, Beatles, anything live, world music, all kinds, oldies  
Movies The Power of One  
TV Shows Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Discovery Channel, Friends, Grey's Anatomy  
Favorite Foods Chicago style pizza, ice cream, pierogi, Tortas de carne asada  
Favorite Places Red Centre Australia, Sonoran Desert, Chicago IL, Minneapolis MN, Black Hills South Dakota, Ireland, Oaxaca Mexico, Krakow Poland, Northern Minnesota  
Can't Live Without my bed, my friends and family!, ice cream, nature  
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