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

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

Lucille Wilson

Missionary & Care Coordinator

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. In addition to helping with day-to-day activities, she mentors youth and children, and is also our master gardener!

Hilda Kingsley

Ministry Partner & Director of LaViña Community Center

Hilda has received recognition and service awards on several occasions from local government officials in the Dominican Republic for her work in communities in the Montellano area. She directs the LaViña Community Center and oversees programs.

Pastor Morena Castillo de Sanchez

Ministry Partner & Care Coordinator

Pastor Morena ministers at Iglesia LaViña in Montellano and Sosua, reaches out to the elderly, teaches and cares for children, and counsels those in trauma.

D.R. Care Team

This amazing team in the Domincan 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. Note: This photo was taken at an Appreciation Dinner in February 2019.

U.S. Care Team

This devoted team meets regularly to pray, help 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)