This is a narrative of pioneering braveness and compassion within the New global. Jeanne dreamed of devoting her existence to taking good care of others. In 1641, she courageously gave up her cozy middle-class lifestyles in France to trip to the French colonies, today’s province of Quebec. In overcoming brilliant hardships, massacres, disease, deprivation and 7 gruelling journeys around the ocean, Jeanne proved to be a awesome chief. She ended up founding the 1st health center in Montreal in addition to being a pioneer and founding father of town of Montreal.

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