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St. Julie almuni contribute to local parish

Posted on: October 30, 2017 2:00 pm
Tags: East africa, Uganda, Education,

The local parish in Buseesa, Uganda hosted a fundraising event for their new church on October 29. The Sisters of Notre Dame and graduates of St. Julie Mission participated in the event. In fact, the St. Julie alumni association contributed 780,000 Uganda Shillings ($200) to purchase a window for the new church.

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BLOG: I should really go to them

Posted on: October 10, 2017 1:00 pm
Tags: Uganda, Blog, East africa, Volunteer,

by Micaela Dyson, Uganda Volunteer

For the past few days, I have watched excited and energetic children kicking a soccer ball around the field in front of my teachers' housing building. Many times, I have felt the urge to go out and play with them, but something kept stopping me.

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Two women to volunteer in Uganda

Posted on: August 17, 2017 11:00 am
Tags: Uganda, Volunteer, East africa,

From May-August 2017, Sr. Mary Judith Averbeck was in Kentucky on home visit, which takes place every two years. When she returns to the SND mission in Uganda on August 24, she will not be alone. Micaela Dyson and Marilyn Keller will return with Sr. Judith as volunteers at the SND mission in Uganda.

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East Africa: First profession of vows

Posted on: June 13, 2017 2:00 pm
Tags: Uganda, Vocation, East africa,

Seven women from Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania made their first profession of vows on June 10, 2017.

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Holy Spirit Delegation September 2015 Newsletter

Posted on: September 21, 2015 3:00 pm
Tags: Uganda, East africa,

In this issue of the Holy Spirit Delegation newsletter:

  • New delegation center
  • Zinduka Women's Centre's first aid course
  • African Child Day
  • Creating a love of music in Kenya
  • Maasai women self-help groups: Leather goods production, bee-keeping, first bank accounts, and more

Click here to read the Sisters of Notre Dame Holy Spirit Delegation September 2015 Newsletter.

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