Flash Fundraiser: A New High School for South Sudan’s Youth

Flash Fundraiser: A New High School for South Sudan’s Youth

Through a Flash Fundraiser “Give $5 for South Sudan,” Lasallian schools across North America are coming together to help the newest country in the world address its educational needs.  When the Republic of South Sudan seceded from Sudan in 2011, it became...
“Lasallian Women of Hope” Program Provides Educational Access

“Lasallian Women of Hope” Program Provides Educational Access

The mission of Lasallian Women of Hope (LWH) is to ensure females gain full access to a Lasallian education. This grassroots effort began by empowering women and girls to create sustainable solutions to the obstacles which impeded with their educational goals.  The...
ECU: Professionalizing Ethiopia’s Future

ECU: Professionalizing Ethiopia’s Future

 Ethiopia is on track to become one of the 10 most populous countries in the world by 2035.  To adequately address the country’s future needs, the Ethiopian Catholic University [ECU] is busily preparing capable doctors and outstanding engineers.   Recognizing...
Trương Vĩnh Ký Secondary School

Trương Vĩnh Ký Secondary School

The  Montagnard population is a minority group which lives in the central highlands of Vietnam (Dak Mil, Dak Nong.)  For many years, their appeals to the government for quality high-school education of their children were ignored.  More recently, through the efforts...
Educate the Children of Vietnamese Street Vendors

Educate the Children of Vietnamese Street Vendors

The La Salle Tan Hung Charity School in Vietnam’s capital of Ho Chi Minh serves primary school students who largely come from other provinces when their parents arrive in the capital very early each morning to work in the small shops and as street vendors.  These 130...
Support Aid to Migrants and Refugees from Africa

Support Aid to Migrants and Refugees from Africa

Among Europe’s social systems which are the most hard-hit by migration, Italy probably tops the list.  Predisposing that country to an influx of migrants is an extensive coastline which draws immigrants not only from the Middle East but also from Africa.  The...