Zambia

ZAMBIA: Salesian Missions Provides Funding for Clean Water Project and Food Production at Agriculture School

By at May 9, 2017 | 9:49 am

Salesian Missions, the U.S development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco, recently provided funding for Salesian missionaries work in Lufubu, Zambia. The funding helped support a clean water project and food production that impacted local Salesian programs. In the poor remote community of Lufubu, Salesian missionaries provides a youth center that serves 200 local children more...

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ZAMBIA: Salesian Agricultural School in Lufubu Receives Donor Funding for Internet Access and Nutritional Security Project

By at May 8, 2017 | 6:41 am

The Salesian Agricultural School in Lufubu was able to install internet access for the school thanks to grant funding they received through a private donor named Mary and by the Archbishop Shaw High School in Marrero, Louisiana. The donations for the project came through Salesian Missions, the U.S. development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco. “The remote location more...

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ZAMBIA: Salesian Sisters Provide Women Agriculture and Vocational Skills Training in Remote Town

By at April 11, 2017 | 8:02 am

ZAMBIA: Salesian Sisters Provide Women Agriculture and Vocational Skills Training in Remote Town

(MissionNewswire) Salesian sisters with Daughters of Mary Help of Christians have been working in the town of Luwingu, Zambia since 1984. The town is small and was for a long time isolated from the rest of the country because there were almost no roadways to and from the town. As a result, the population could only rely on subsistence agriculture and hunting as the main more...

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ZAMBIA: Salesian Missionaries Provide Youth Center and Nursery School to Shantytown of Makululu

By at March 31, 2017 | 9:27 am

ZAMBIA: Salesian Missionaries Provide Youth Center and Nursery School to Shantytown of Makululu

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries have been providing programs in Zambia since missionaries from Poland first came to the country in 1982. From the beginning, Salesian missionaries worked in parishes, serving mainly poor youth in need. Many Polish Salesian missionaries remain working in Salesian programs across the country today. They are joined by Salesian priests more...

Zambia

WORLD WATER DAY: Salesian Missionaries Complete Water Projects Ensuring Youth Have Access to Clean, Safe Water

By at March 22, 2017 | 7:00 am

WORLD WATER DAY: Salesian Missionaries Complete Water Projects Ensuring Youth Have Access to Clean, Safe Water

(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions joins UN-Water, the organization that coordinates the UN’s work on water and sanitation, and the international community in celebrating World Water Day. Every year since 1993, the international community has celebrated World Water Day on March 22. The day focuses attention on the importance of safe, clean water while advocating for more...

Cambodia , Clean Water Initiative , Congo (Brazzaville) , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Rwanda , Samoa , Zambia

ZAMBIA: Young Salesian Volunteer Provides Education and Hope for the Future for Young Children

By at January 28, 2017 | 5:35 pm

ZAMBIA: Young Salesian Volunteer Provides Education and Hope for the Future for Young Children

(MissionNewswire) Monica Chudzynska, a young volunteer from Don Bosco International Volunteer Service in Poland, has been a volunteer missionary working for four months in Mansa, the capital of the Luapula province in Zambia. She assists the local mission of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians in many ways. The Salesian mission offers assistance to poor youth and more...

OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Zambia

ZAMBIA: Salesian Missions Gifts-in-Kind Program Makes a Difference for Those in Need

By at September 26, 2016 | 2:04 pm

ZAMBIA: Salesian Missions Gifts-in-Kind Program Makes a Difference for Those in Need

(MissionNewswire) Youth, the elderly and those who are sick participating in Salesian-run programs in Zambia have received access to better nutrition thanks to recent shipments of fortified rice-meals. The donation was made possible through an ongoing partnership between Salesian Missions and Stop Hunger Now, an international relief organization that provides food and more...

Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Zambia

ZAMBIA: Salesian Distance Adoption Program Helps Poor Youth Attend School

By at September 15, 2016 | 1:46 pm

ZAMBIA: Salesian Distance Adoption Program Helps Poor Youth Attend School

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries at their community in Kazembe, a town in the Luapula Province of Zambia, operate a Distance Adoption program where donors help sponsor children to go to school. Missionaries have been working with poor youth and their families since 1982. Many families living in the forest area have no money for food and are unable to pay the more...

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ZAMBIA: Salesian Nursery School Provides Children a Chance to Prepare for Primary Schooling

By at August 6, 2016 | 8:27 pm

ZAMBIA: Salesian Nursery School Provides Children a Chance to Prepare for Primary Schooling

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries in Makululu, a shantytown just outside the city of Kabwe, the capital of the Zambian Central Province, provide education and social development services for poor youth in the region. The area, heavily affected the HIV/AIDS, has lost many of the communities elders to the disease leaving nearly 25 percent of the town’s children more...

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ZAMBIA: New Water Project Provides Clean Fresh Water for School, Youth Center and Parish

By at July 20, 2016 | 12:27 pm

(MissionNewsire) Salesian missionaries at their community in Kazembe, a town in the Luapula Province of Zambia, just completed a water project providing fresh, clean water to the youth and families attending their the St. John Bosco parish, oratory and school. Since 1982, Salesian missionaries have been providing a carpentry training school and daily youth center for more...

OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Zambia