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...
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...
Help Lasallian Puerto Rican School Buy New Generator

Help Lasallian Puerto Rican School Buy New Generator

Months after Hurricane Maria ravaged the US Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the clean-up is far from complete.  Houses have been severely damaged, communications crippled, buildings decimated, and lives lost in the wake of one of the worst hurricanes the island has ever...