ASEC News

ASEC awarded a $50,000 grant for Bigwa scholarships

African Sisters Education Collaborative (ASEC)
Follow ASEC on

ASEC was awarded a $50,000 grant in May 2013 from the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for Bigwa scholarships.

ASEC was awarded a $50,000 grant by the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago (FSC) for its Scholarship Program that benefits sisters in Africa to acquire a high school diploma at the Bigwa Secondary School in Morogoro, Tanzania. Twenty nine (29) sisters and four lay girls are enrolled in level ‘A’ there and will benefit from this funding.

Sharing this story is one of the easiest ways you can support our mission:

Leave a comment »

Keep Reading...

Scholarship Program, 2018 year in review

A year in review of ASEC's Scholarship Program for women religious in Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia. Read about the program growth, celebrations and achievements as 2018 comes to an end.

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.

Don't forget to follow ASEC on social media:
Back to news »

Donate to Our Scholarship Program

Consider supporting a sister to acquire a high school diploma or two-year college degree for only $1,000/year.

Donate Now »