Most people do not realize it there are about 25 million orphans from HIV/AIDS! Sister Mary Beth Lloyd has been helping these children for the past 18 years and has helped develop programs to for the Child Headed Households, i.e. brothers and sisters left orphaned by HIV/AIDS, a work which now has become a priority for her order the Religious Teachers of St. Lucy Filippini.  Her experiences in Albania, Brazil, Ethiopia, Eritrea and India inspired the writing of the book, Aids Orphans Rising.  Sister Mary Beth has also received the Servitor Pacis Award from the Vatican Misson at the United Nations for her service to the children.  Sister represents the Religious Teachers Filippini who are working not only to provide God’s love, food, education, etc. for the children but most of all to give these children a future of peace.