Vietnam

VIETNAM: Salesian universities prepare youth for the workforce and religious life as lay teachers and priests

By at September 21, 2018 | 11:18 am

VIETNAM: Salesian universities prepare youth for the workforce and religious life as lay teachers and priests

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries operate universities in both Ho Chi Minh City (commonly known as Saigon) and in Dalat, Vietnam that educate youth from all over the country. The universities provide vocational and technical education as well as help youth learn how to live on their own for the first time. Salesian students typically organize themselves into more...

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VIETNAM: Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” provides funding for new water purification system at Salesian technical school

By at July 25, 2018 | 8:49 am

VIETNAM: Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” provides funding for new water purification system at Salesian technical school

(MissionNewswire) Underprivileged youth and their families in Bao Loc, a city in the Lam Dong Province in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam, have clean, safe drinking water thanks to a new water purification system that has been installed at the Salesian-run Tan Tien Intermediate Vocational Training School. The project was made possible thanks to funding from a more...

Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Vietnam

VIETNAM: Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” provides funding for six wells in three villages

By at July 18, 2018 | 1:55 pm

VIETNAM: Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative” provides funding for six wells in three villages

(MissionNewswire) Residents of three villages in the Duc Co District in the Gia Lai Province in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam have access to clean, safe water thanks to funding received from a Salesian Missions “Clean Water Initiative.” Salesian missionaries have been able to establish six wells within the three villages: one in Nuk, two in Ba, and three in more...

Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news , Vietnam

VIETNAM: Salesian missionaries provide technical skills training to help youth find and retain stable employment

By at April 25, 2018 | 8:51 am

VIETNAM: Salesian missionaries provide technical skills training to help youth find and retain stable employment

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries have parishes and vocational training schools across Vietnam. Today, 330 Salesians of Don Bosco work in the St. John Bosco Province, which includes 33 communities in Vietnam and two in Mongolia. They first started opening parishes and then later branched out to open schools. Each new training center begins modestly and gradually more...

OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Vietnam

VIETNAM: Salesian Lay Missioners Teach English Language to Students in Salesian Programs

By at May 19, 2017 | 12:44 pm

Michael Gordon is one of seven international volunteers from the Salesian Lay Missioners program teaching English language to students across five centers in Vietnam. Gordon is teaching at Don Rua in the city of Da Lat. He spends his day teaching one-on-one with students and in small groups. Salesian Lay Missioners volunteer their time in several countries around the more...

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VIETNAM: Don Bosco Vocational School Has Trained More Than 3,000 Students for Future Employment

By at April 11, 2017 | 7:22 am

VIETNAM: Don Bosco Vocational School Has Trained More Than 3,000 Students for Future Employment

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries operate the Tan Tien Don Bosco Vocational School 155 miles north of Ho Chi Min City, the capital city of Vietnam. Just 25 years ago, Salesian missionaries purchased a five-hectare plot of land and built the school. In 2002, the first students graduated from the program, and today, the school has had 3,000 students successfully more...

OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Vietnam

VIETNAM: New Bakery School Offers Educational Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities

By at October 31, 2016 | 3:00 pm

VIETNAM: New Bakery School Offers Educational Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities

(MissionNewswire) A Salesian program in Ho Chi Minh City, the capital of Vietnam, offers youth with disabilities a chance to learn a trade and an opportunity for self-sufficiency. The bakery school was started by Francis Van Hoi, a Salesian graduate from Vietnam who is now living in Germany. He was concerned about youth in Vietnam who lacked educational opportunities and more...

OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific) , Vietnam

VIETNAM: More Than 1,500 Salesian Students and Teachers Have New School and Office Furniture

By at January 7, 2016 | 5:14 pm

VIETNAM: More Than 1,500 Salesian Students and Teachers Have New School and Office Furniture

(MissionNewswire) Salesian programs in Vietnam have new school and office furniture thanks to a recent donation made possible by an ongoing partnership between Salesian Missions and the Institution Recycling Network (IRN), an organization that matches surplus items with organizations and people who need them. The donation was comprised of two furniture shipments that more...

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