An avid believer in helping the poor and needy, John, together with his wife Karen
, founded HOPE worldwide (Singapore), as well as HOPE worldwide (Malaysia) and (Indonesia).
John and his wife Karen
have also conducted conferences, seminars and workshops on family, marriage and parenting, in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.
Karen McDonald Louis
Karen McDonald Louis graduated with honors (Cum Laude) from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst majoring in Classics, specializing in Latin & Greek.
She holds a Graduate Certificate in Parent Leadership Education Training from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, a Masters in Counselling from Monash University.
She is also a Registered Counsellor of the Singapore Association for Counselling, and Professional Member of the American and the Australian Counselling Associations.
capacity as a Family Educator, Karen
has organized and spoken at marriage workshops and at many parenting workshops on child development and education.
has been conducting parenting talks and doing marriage counselling for more than fifteen years in England, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.