Today, we worked on the siding for the house of a man named Brandon. We weren't sure what to expect or what to do; neither of us had much construction experience, so we learned as we went. The United Saints folks who helped us out were Rachel and Brian. We learned how to use saws, nail guns, staple guns, and other such tools, as well has how to handle and climb ladders safely. Besides the learning experience, it was really awesome to see our accomplishment at the end of the day.
After an amazing dinner (Thanks Pops!) we had an informative team building exercises that brought our already tight-knit group closer. As this week progresses we know that our group will only be stronger catalysts for change! ;) *I had to say that