Future direction of Sisters of St Louis identified at 2018 ELM in Ghana

elm 250x25028 MAR, 2018. The 2018 ELM took place in Accra, Ghana, from February 15 to 27, and was attended by all Area Leadership Teams and the Central Leadership Team, facilitators and a support team. The aim of the ELM was to review the current situation of the Institute and discern communally, the way forward.

Louisville Girls High School, Ijebu-Itele, Nigeria celebrates its 20th anniversary

20thanniversaryLouisvilleGHSIjebu-Itele 250x25028 MAR, 2018. This year marks the 20th anniversary of Louisville Girls High School, Ijebu-Itele, Ogun State, Nigeria. There are lots of events planned to mark this milestone year, and some events have already taken place.

70th anniversary of first mission in Nigeria

kano70 250x25028 FEB, 2018. On February 14, 70 years ago, the first St Louis mission was opened in Nigeria, in Kano. Later that year, in October, a second mission was established in Ado-Ekiti. Kano’s foundation date is St Valentine’s Day, 1948. On this 70th anniversary of their foundations, the names of Kano and Ado will bring back many memories for sisters who served in these great missions over many years.

New classrooms for St Mary’s School, Ijio

ijioclassroom 250x25028 FEB, 2018. A huge “Thank You” to Misean Cara, who grant-aided the funding of a block of six classrooms for St Mary’s School in Ijio, Oyo State, Nigeria. In addition to the classrooms, the school has also been secured by perimeter fencing, which keeps intruders, passersby and animals out.

First-class honours for our Nigerian graduates

nigeriagraduates 250x25031 JAN, 2018. Congratulations to the two Sisters of St Louis, who graduated with First-class honours from Veritas University, Abuja, Nigeria, on December 4, 2017. Mary Taiwo Ogunjobi SSL, who studied Economics (Education), was the fifth best candidate of her year, while Lois Moses SSL, who studied Educational Management, was the best candidate in her year, and was awarded valedictorian.

Nativity School 6th Graders fundraise for Sisters

nativityschool 250x25020 DEC, 2017. The Class of 2020 in the Nativity School in El Monte, California, has embarked on a huge fundraising drive, to raise $10,000 for the Sisters of St Louis’ mission in Dawhan, Ethiopia, by the time they graduate.