It’s off to Peru for Gilles Touchette and his group
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It’s off to Peru for Gilles Touchette and his group

—  Il y a 11 heures

Ormstown resident, Gilles Touchette, is part of a group of 28 people who will fly to Peru next July to build houses for disadvantaged families. Established by the organization Amitié Gatineau-Monde, the group will be in the San Ramon region for three…

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