“Lasallian Women of Hope” Providing Educational Access

“Lasallian Women of Hope” Providing 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 the...
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 was ignored.  More recently, through the efforts of...
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...
Update: Syrian Child Refugee Project Needs Your Assistance

Update: Syrian Child Refugee Project Needs Your Assistance

The Fratelli Project started simply: offer an educational support  program for Syrian refugee children.  But other needs soon emerged,  and the De La Salle Brothers started programs to help those children.  Then other needs surfaced and still others.  One-by-one, new...