In August, 2013, $3,850,000 was awarded by The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to African Sisters Education Collaborative (ASEC) through Marywood University to support the Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) Initiative of the ASEC.The grants runs through June, 2017.
In August 2013, HESA was awarded $3.85 million dollars for the educational advancement of our sisters in Africa.
Be a Ray of Hope
Communities across Africa are counting on Catholic Sisters, but 80% lack the education needed to carry out their important mission work. You can be a Ray of Hope for a Sister who needs you by donating to her education today.Make a donation today »
Sharing this story is one of the easiest ways you can support our mission:
Keep Reading...Medical Camp in Uganda treats nearly 2,000 in rural community
SLDI Alumni Sr. Nirmala wrote a successful grant to hold a free medical camp in rural Uganda helping nearly 2000 people.Grant awarded to ASEC to support children in South Sudan
Through a grant from the Hilton Foundation, ASEC is providing education and supplies to children in camp sites in South Sudan.Conrad N. Hilton Foundation visits SLDI participants in Zambia during finance training
Sisters in Zambia express gratitude to ASEC and The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation for the love and support they show to African Sisters. The expression comes with the timely visit to Lusaka by Hilton Foundation staff.