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Notre dame et Paris

Notre dame et Paris

Last night, Paris and people all around the world watched Notre Dâme in flames. As we saw la flèche and other major components of the cathedral fall to the ground, our collective hearts were sinking with it. In the flames, a part of our history was burning away. The Cathedral Notre Dame is in the heart of the city of Paris and is the soul of the capital. People from all religions and walks of life had their special story to tell.  Just last fall, we stood there and reveled at its beauty and magic. Little did we know she too was vulnerable...

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One night at the Opéra Garnier

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One night at the Opéra Garnier

For one night only, the Paris Opéra Garnier was privatized for a black tie gala on education and excellence. The history, the unique architecture was the perfect backdrop to fall in love with Paris again and again.  

 

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“Notre Dame” de coeur puts on a show

“Notre Dame” de coeur puts on a show

 The famous Notre Dame de Paris became Notre Dame de cœur (lady of the heart) for a few nights only. We were one of the lucky ones that managed to get tickets for this rare light show. The visual prowess was mesmerizing, moving and reminded us once more of the magic of this city called Paris.  <div><small><a href="https://youtubeembedcode.com/en">https://youtubeembedcode.com/en</a></small></div> <div><small><a href="http://add-link-exchange.com">source</a></small></div> <div><small><a href="https://youtubeembedcode.com/en">Discover More</a></small></div> <div><small><a href="http://add-link-exchange.com">visit us</a></small></div> <div><small><a href="https://youtubeembedcode.com/en">https://youtubeembedcode.com/en</a></small></div> <div><small><a href="http://add-link-exchange.com">www://add-link-exchange.com</a></small></div>      

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Sometimes I do agree with Hemingway :).

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Sometimes I do agree with Hemingway :).

“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.” ― Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast

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Elizabeth Uriyo Selected As New Senior Vice President of Compassion International’s Global Leadership Office

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Elizabeth Uriyo Selected As New Senior Vice President of Compassion International’s Global Leadership Office

Tanzanian-born Uriyo brings a wealth of experience and accomplishment to the SVP role that directs Compassion’s strategy, design and structure

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