Blog Entries - tag: 'East africa'

Christmas in Buseesa

Posted on: December 26, 2018 9:00 am
Tags: East africa, Uganda,

Webale Noeli! The Christmas celebration in Buseesa, Uganda was a joyful, song-filled occasion.

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St. Julie Nursery Graduation

Posted on: December 7, 2018 10:00 am
Tags: East africa, Education, Uganda,

Students, parents, teachers, and sisters celebrated our first-ever graduation ceremony at St. Julie Nursery School in Buseesa, Uganda.

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Back from Buseesa: August 15 Presentation

Posted on: August 13, 2018 11:00 am
Tags: Uganda, Volunteer, East africa,

Marilyn Keller volunteered at the Sisters of Notre Dame mission in Uganda from August 2017 to May 2018. 

On August 15, 2018, Marilyn will share about her experience at St. Julie Mission in Buseesa, Uganda.

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Uganda Mission Updates: December 2017

Posted on: December 26, 2017 2:00 pm
Tags: East africa, Uganda,

Updates from our sisters in Uganda, East Africa.

New truck...water tank explosion...25 years in Africa...A-Level construction

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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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