Congratulations to the 2014 Bigwa Secondary School Scholarship Recipients
In an effort to increase access to education for Tanzanian sisters, ASEC introduced a partial scholarship fund for sisters to study "A" level (form 5 and 6) at the Bigwa Secondary School in Morogoro,Tanzania. The scholarships cover costs for tuition/board and room. Most of the sisters within the age range of 25-50 are eager to acquire an education.
Congratulations to the following 2014 Bigwa Secondary School scholarship recipients:
FRONT LINE FROM LEFT: Sr. Adrophina Shija , Sr. Devota Mchami, Monica Mapunda, Engentrauda Komba, Aurelia Kajoro and Maria John
BACK LINE FROM LEFT: Sr. Felista Joackim, Sr. Macklina Andrea, Sr. Rosemary Nnalubega, Sr. Veronica Jeremiah, Sr. Lydia Patrick, Sr. Bernadetha Helelimana, Sarah Nyingo and Magreth Amani
Be a Ray of Hope
Communities across Africa are counting on Catholic Sisters, but 71% 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.
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ASEC donors supported the scholarships of 22 students who successfully graduated from Bigwa Secondary School in April, 2017. Sr. Maria discusses the success of Bigwa school in the area of society development.