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(Tanzania) Programs for Students with Learning Disabilities

Father John Barth, M.M., continues to respond to the need in South Sudan to assist the blind and provide treatment for blindness prevention and rehabilitation. Scholarships for medical staff to learn ophthalmic care will be offered and a new eye clinic will be constucted for the newly trained staff to work upon completion of their studies in Tanzania. This will be the first eye clinic in the state of Eastern Equatoria, which has a population of more than one million residents. Your gift will make a difference.

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(South Sudan) Blindness Prevention and Rehabilitation

Father John Barth, M.M., continues to respond to the need in South Sudan to assist the blind and provide treatment for blindness prevention and rehabilitation. Scholarships for medical staff to learn ophthalmic care will be offered and a new eye clinic will be constucted for the newly trained staff to work upon completion of their studies in Tanzania. This will be the first eye clinic in the state of Eastern Equatoria, which has a population of more than one million residents. Your gift will make a difference.

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Paths to Peace in Kenya

By Jerry and Marita Grudzen   The Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers Society Center in Nairobi provided hospitality, room, board and conference facility for most of 35 participants in a five day interfaith conference held at the Maryknoll Society Center, Columbia University Africa Regional Center and the Light Academy in Nairobi from August 10-14 , 2015. The purpose of the conference was to orient primary and secondary school teachers from diverse areas of Kenya to the potential for interfaith based religious education as a vehicle for peace building in Kenya. The Maryknoll Sisters based in Kenya, Giang Nguyen, Sia Temu and Teresa Hougnon, brought a group of teachers, a local Imam and Madrasa Teacher to the conference from the Tana River...

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