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HAITI: Catholic News Service Video About Salesians in Hurricane Aftermath

By at October 12, 2016 | 10:13 am

HAITI: Catholic News Service Video About Salesians in Hurricane Aftermath

[video width="1280" height="720" mp4="http://missionnewswire.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/CNS_HaitiLifeAfterMatthew.mp4"][/video] This Catholic News Service video includes an interview with Father Jean Paul Mesidor, superior of the Salesian work in Haiti: "Hello everyone! Haiti was recently struck by violent Hurricane Matthew, which especially impacted the more...

Haiti , VIDEOS

TURKEY: (CNS Video) Salesian center offers haven for Iraqi, Syrian children in Istanbul

By at April 9, 2015 | 1:38 pm

TURKEY: (CNS Video) Salesian center offers haven for Iraqi, Syrian children in Istanbul

By Elie Gardner, Catholic News Service ISTANBUL (CNS) — Basima Toma teaches English to about 40 children at the Don Bosco youth center. A young Iraqi boy stands at the chalkboard with a plastic ruler in his hand and spells out the words W-I-N-T-E-R, S-P-R-I-N-G, S-U-M-M-E-R, A-U-T-U-M-N. Toma and her family have been in Istanbul long enough to see each of more...

Iraq , Middle East , OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Syria , Turkey

EL SALVADOR: Salesian Institute Gives Youth an Alternative to Violence

By at November 16, 2011 | 12:47 pm

EL SALVADOR: Salesian Institute Gives Youth an Alternative to Violence

(Catholic News Service) In what the United Nations considers one of the most violent countries in the world, Salesian Father Jose "Pepe" Morataya has taken a different approach to tackling the widespread violence: He educates El Salvador's poor youths. For 24 years, Father Morataya has directed an institution that offers free education and job training to children and more...

Americas & Caribbean , El Salvador , , ,