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ISRAEL: Construction of New Oil-Press Increases Productivity, Funds for Salesian Programs

By at March 21, 2013 | 8:23 am

ISRAEL: Construction of New Oil-Press Increases Productivity, Funds for Salesian Programs

(MissionNewswire) The construction of an oil-press at the Salesian Monastery and Winery in Cremisan is helping to promote the economic growth and social development of the disadvantaged population of Bethlehem. The ongoing commitment of the Salesians and volunteers from the International Volunteers for Development (VIS) has advanced the success of this project. Wine more...

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BETHLEHEM: Orphans Receive Dental Health Services Thanks to Former Salesian Student

By at January 23, 2013 | 1:15 pm

BETHLEHEM: Orphans Receive Dental Health Services Thanks to Former Salesian Student

(MissionNewswire) Since 2006, Dr. Mauro Giacomi, a dentist and former Salesian student, has been providing free dental work for poor Palestinian youth in Bethlehem. The initiative has been set up and supported by various Christian groups. Inspired by the education he received at a Salesian-run school, Dr. Giacomi is donating his dental expertise, along with 11 other more...

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