(Kenya) Pastoral and Social Activities for the Youth

(Kenya) Pastoral and Social Activities for the Youth

There is a general need to attract more young people to the church. With your help, Father John Waldrep, M.M., will develop church programs that are targeted to the young men and women with a focus on both pastoral and social activities. The programs will include music and drama festivals, indoor and outdoor games, and other ways in which the youth can grow spiritually, socially and physically.
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(Kenya) Build the Queen of Peace Primary School

(Kenya) Build the Queen of Peace Primary School

Known to have the highest illiteracy levels in the country, there is a great need to provide a school for the children in North Eastern Kenya. Through your generosity, Father Lance Nadeau, M.M., will build the Queen of Peace Primary School that will help increase the literacy levels and provide a brighter future for these children.
58% of GOAL raised
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(Tanzania) Build a New Children's Social Hall

(Tanzania) Build a New Children’s Social Hall

Father Edward Schoellmann, M.M., serves in mission in the far eastern part of Tanzaniaís Sinyanga Diocese. With the large number of children in the parish, there is a need to have a social hall where the children can meet and participate in activities, including catechism classes, drama festivals and other youth activities. With your help, this facility for the children can be built.
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(Tanzania) Construction of Vikoba Social Hall

(Tanzania) Construction of Vikoba Social Hall

Village Community Bank (VICOBA) is an interreligious group of 30 members, 18 women and 12 men, the majority of whom are village farmers located in Masanga Village of the Rogoro Parish in the Diocese of Musoma, Tanzania. With your help, Father Edward Hayes, M.M., will build a social hall at the church compound. The hall will be used to hold parish council and youth meetings, activites and seminars, and it will be used as a work room where they will make soap and batik items to sell. Your gift will make a difference!
1% of GOAL raised
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(Kenya) Convent for Little Sisters of St. Francis

(Kenya) Convent for Little Sisters of St. Francis

For more than 30 years, Father John Lange, M.M., labored in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya, supporting the spiritual well-being, education and health care of the people with whom he worked. In 2014, he returned to the impoverished community in Tanzania serving the poor, the hungry, the malnourished, the sick and the dying. Father John is constructing a convent for the Little Sisters of St. Francis who join him in continuing to respond to the poor in Tanzania.
100% of GOAL raised
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(Kenya) Inter-ethnic Peace Program

(Kenya) Inter-ethnic Peace Program

With the next general election approaching in 2017, the program aims at preventing a repeat of the pre and post election violence that occurred in Molo, It is a small town located 200 kms from Nairobi that has been the center of ethnic clashes and was among the worst hit during the 2007/2008 post election violence. More than 400 people were killed, 250,000 displaced and 80,000 houses torched. Father Lance Nadeau, M.M., has a program that fosters interactions between these warring tribes in different activities such as sports, inter-ethnic cultural festivals and participation in anti-ethnicity workshops.
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(South Sudan) Blindness Prevention and Rehabilitation

(South Sudan) Blindness Prevention and Rehabilitation

Father John Barth, M.M., continues to respond to the need in South Sudan to assist the blind and provide treatment for blindness prevention and rehabilitation. Scholarships for medical staff to learn ophthalmic care will be offered and a new eye clinic will be constucted for the newly trained staff to work upon completion of their studies in Tanzania. This will be the first eye clinic in the state of Eastern Equatoria, which has a population of more than one million residents. Your gift will make a difference.
47% of GOAL raised
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(Tanzania) Programs for Students with Learning Disabilities

(Tanzania) Programs for Students with Learning Disabilities

Though the Tunaweza program "We are able", Brother Loren Beaudry, M. M., helps young adults with learning disabilities to become self-reliant. They learn to wash, cook, garden, sew and to read and write in Kiswahili. With assistance, students receive math and speech therapy support as well as social services. At Bukumbi, a place for the mentally ill, Maryknoll supplies rice, vegetables and soup. While at the Mabatini parish, Brother Beaudry provides workshops, leadership training and fundraising. Your gift provides a brighter future!
21% of GOAL raised
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(Tanzania) Public Health Work at Mabatini Parish

(Tanzania) Public Health Work at Mabatini Parish

The project continues to help the community address its public health concerns with a focus on the special needs of the disabled in the parish. Under the direction of Father Lam Hua, M.M., Maryknoll will continue to provide natural medicines and provide health education and screening in the community and schools. With your generous support, we will build our own facility to continue to carry out this important work. Your gift is a blessing to those in need.
7% of GOAL raised
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(Tanzania) AIDS Orphan Project

(Tanzania) AIDS Orphan Project

The project provides access to quality education for children at the primary, secondary and vocational school levels.with emphasis on building the powerfulness of group endeavor, rights and responsibility of children and the child's uniqueness as an individual. This is accomplished by providing the necessary school needs, life skill training and a greater sense of self-worth. Your generosity provides a bright future for these children.
100% of GOAL raised
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(Kenya) Eastern Deanery AIDS Relief Program

(Kenya) Eastern Deanery AIDS Relief Program

Eastern Deanery AIDS Relief Program is presently one of the largest multifaceted treatment and prevention programs in Kenya. Various services offered are adult and children basic AIDS care as well as anti-retroviral treatment. There is a special emphasis on preventing maternal to child transmission. Well-baby clinics provide a way to identify infants at risk for HIV infection and provide immunization for poor children who do not receive basic immunization services. There are over 19,000 adults and children receiving care and treatment. People accessing counseling and testing is more than 50,000 clients in a year. With over 300 volunteers involved in the program, it has 13 clinics spread through the eastern side of the city of Nairobi. Please help Father Lance Nadeau, M.M., continue this project.
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(Kenya) Response to Addiction

(Kenya) Response to Addiction

Father John Conway, M.M., heads a much-needed program that provides care and assistance for individuals abusing alcohol and drugs. This program helps restore self-worth and strengthens family relationships. Your gift makes a difference in the lives of so many.
3% of GOAL raised
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