Leaders & Care Teams

Meet our Care Team! We partner together to support on-going programs for those who need our assistance the most.

Burnedette MacDonald

Founder | Executive Director of Love Unconditional, Inc.

Burnedette would love to connect and share with you! Learn more about Love Unconditional programs, partnership, and mission opportunities! She is also available to speak at events, meetings, and church services.

Lucille Wilson


In addition to helping with day-to-day activities, Missionary Lucia mentors youth and children, and is also our master gardener!  You can follow Lucille on Facebook where she shares photos and stories about her life and mission work in Montellano and surrounding areas in the Dominican Republic.

Hilda Ilsa Kingsley Martinez

Ministry Partner | Director of Hilda’s House & Community Center

Hilda directs Casa de Hilda y Centro Comunitario and oversees Love Unconditional partnership programs in the Dominican Republic. She has received recognition and service awards on multiple occasions from local government officials in the Dominican Republic for her work in communities in the Montellano area.

Denis Clarivel Castillo de Sanchez

Pastoral Care Minister | Counselor at Hilda’s House and Community Center

Pastora Morena runs an outreach program to widows and the elderly, counsels at-risk youth who have experienced trauma, delivers meals and grocery relief to families in crisis, and provides pastoral care in times of hardship.

D.R. Care Team

This amazing team in the Dominican Republic works tirelessly to meet the needs of children and families living in poverty in their community. This includes gardening, cooking, serving, organizing children’s activities, youth mentoring, tutoring, counseling, advocacy, and so much more.

U.S. Care Team

This devoted team meets regularly to pray, helps plan and organize many of  Love Unconditional’s U.S.-based activities and projects, and participates in and supports mission trips.

(Left to right: Mary O’Connell, Deborah Allen, John Gargan, Lucille Wilson, Burnedette MacDonald, Rob O’Connell. Missing from photo: Lorrie Anderson, Willo Bell, John DePetrillo)