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Maryknoll Vocational Training and Livelihood Program in Taichung Diocese

Maryknoll Vocational Training and Livelihood Program in Taichung Diocese

Maryknoll Vocational Training and Livelihood Program in Taichung Diocese

Region:

Asia

Country:

Taiwan

Missioner Responsible:

Fr. Joyalito F. Tajonera, M.M.

With your help, Father Joyalito Tajonera, M.M. can expand the Maryknoll Vocational Training and Livelihood Program in Taichung Diocese where he provides vocational training assistance to foreign migrant workers and the new immigrants in the Diocese of Taichung and neighboring dioceses.

Programs such as computer skills training, repairs and assembly, food processing, dressmaking, basic baking, hotel and restaurant management training, are just a few of the programs aimed at helping foreign migrant workers and the new immigrants improve or learn new skills for better employment and better opportunities for their family and future.

Migrant Care and Counseling

Migrant Care and Counseling

Migrant Care and Counseling

Region:

Asia

Country:

Taiwan

Missioner Responsible:

Tajonera, Joyalito F.

Maryknoll Ministry to Foreign Migrant workers and New Immigrants in Taiwan is in the Diocese of Taichung and Archdiocese of Taipei. The two Ugnayan centers and shelters serve and welcome all foreign migrant workers in Taiwan and provide the following services:

  • We reach out to the foreign migrant workers, the new immigrants, foreign spouses and their families.
  • We rent buildings for church, activities, training centers and shelters for foreign migrant workers.
  • We provide free educational training to help improve the job skills of the workers (electronic repairs, carpentry, dressmaking), basic Chinese language, leadership formation, lectures and seminars.
  • We partner and network with other church groups and NGO’s in doing advocacy for migrant workers’ rights and government agencies for trainings.

With your help, Father Joyalito Tajonera, M.M., can support these migrant workers.

ABOUT MARYKNOLL

We are a Catholic Society of priests and brothers based in the United States. We are dedicated to missionary work overseas in over 20 countries. Additionally, we animate Catholics in the United States to follow their own baptismal call to share God’s compassion and love with the poor, the sick, and all those in need.

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(Fr. Tom O’Brien, Fr. Ray Finch, Fr. Joe Everson, Fr. Russ Feldmeier)

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Enrich your own vocation, walk-in solidarity with people overseas, and work together with Maryknoll Missioners. We offer US priests and Brothers ordained elsewhere the opportunity to work in overseas missions.

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“Go where you are needed but not wanted, and stay until you are wanted but not needed.”
– Bishop James E. Walsh, M.M.
First Maryknoll Bishop