St Louis Nursery and Primary School, Kano, celebrates 70 years!

kano70 250x25020 JUNE, 2019. Even though St Louis Nursery and Primary School, Kano, celebrated its 70th anniversary on January 18, 2019, the celebrations started much earlier than that, and went on for almost six months, with the grand four-day finale taking place last month!

LifeWay Network’s event towards new life

lifeway 250x25020 JUNE, 2019. LifeWay Network is one of only two organizations in the New York Metropolitan area providing safe housing for women survivors of human trafficking. Last month, more than 150 friends and supporters, including the Sisters of St Louis, attended the charity’s annual event, in which the theme was, “The Power of Community” in collaborating to end the scourge of human trafficking. The highlight of the evening was the introduction of a new and exciting mentorship program called WINGS (Welcoming and Inspiring New Growth as Sisters).

Tribute paid to the St Louis sisters and their contribution to Carrickmacross over last 130 years

carrick 250x25030 MAY, 2019. Three hundred people were packed into the Ballroom Suite of the Nuremore Hotel, Carrickmacross on the evening of May 9, to pay tribute to the Sisters of St Louis for 130 years’ presence in Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan.

Terry Dodge SSL receives Congressional Woman of the Year award

terry 250x25030 MAY, 2019. Congratulations to Terry Dodge SSL, who was awarded the Congressional Woman of the Year Award from the City of Claremont, California, for her ministry at Crossroads Inc, which provides housing, education, support, counseling, and employment training in a home-like environment for women who have been incarcerated.

Official opening of Bakhita Empowerment Centre in Lagos takes place

bakhita 250x25025 APR, 2019. The Bakhita Empowerment Centre in Lagos, Nigeria, was officially opened last month, for the rehabilitation of survivors of human trafficking.

Ghanaian sister joins Dawhan Mission in Ethiopia

naomi 250x25025 APR, 2019. Naomi Nkrumah SSL is the newest sister on mission in Dawhan, Ethiopia. On February 17, 2019, she left Accra, Ghana, and embarked on her journey to Dawhan, via Addis Ababa, and Mekelle. Along the way, she marveled at the beauty of the landscape and the treachery of the terrain.