ASEC Success Stories by SDG

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03: Good Health and Well-Being

Eco-friendly farming with renewable energy in rural Zambia

Eco-friendly farming with renewable energy in rural Zambia

Reaching out to women in the rural areas, the Mother Earth Centre promotes improved nutrition and self sustainability through multiple projects. In this photo, farmers are cultivating moringa powder.

Offering second chances to prisoners in Cameroon

Offering second chances to prisoners in Cameroon

Sr. Gwen has made it her mission in life to ensure that inmates in Cameroonian prisons are given second chances.

Justice and peace for marginalized women in Kenya

Justice and peace for marginalized women in Kenya

Sr. Josephine began her project, Women Peacemakers with Alternative Livelihood, after recognizing the need to empower women in Kenya in dealing with violence, income setbacks, poverty and health problems.

Sr. Eunice receives $25K to purchase a Cervical Screening Machine

Sr. Eunice receives $25K to purchase a Cervical Screening Machine

“ASEC is a life-saving organization.”

Sr. Mary masters grant-writing, generating funds for muliple projects in South Sudan.

Sr. Mary masters grant-writing, generating funds for muliple projects in South Sudan.

Sr. Mary has secured over $70,000 in funds and in-kind donations from multiple sources, supporting a variety of important projects in South Sudan.

Sr. Jose Maria writes a grant to obtain an Ultrasound Machine

Sr. Jose Maria writes a grant to obtain an Ultrasound Machine

"Using the grant writing skills I learned from the SLDI program, I wrote a grant application to the Conrad Hilton Fund for Sisters to purchase an Ultrasound machine."

Sr. Janet gains support for an Orphanage and Elderly Home

Sr. Janet gains support for an Orphanage and Elderly Home

I am very grateful to all the funders and the facilitators who have enabled us to acquire skills in Project Management. God reward your generous heart.

Sr. Emenaha is in charge of a shelter for trafficked girls and women

Sr. Emenaha is in charge of a shelter for trafficked girls and women

"It’s a very strong network and before you counteract it and fight it, you have to come up with another, stronger network."

Sr. Stephaney helps with construction of a bakery and baking machine

Sr. Stephaney helps with construction of a bakery and baking machine

"I can proudly and honestly say that SLDI has made a difference in every aspect of my life: from spiritual, social/mental and economic. I have come to understand how to identify the real needs of people, projects and even myself, how to work with others in a team or develop personal leadership skills. I have learned how to find ways of meeting or satisfying the needs of the community. SLDI has made me have open eyes and ears to opportunities around me."

Sister Rose initiates a high yielding mushroom project.

Sister Rose initiates a high yielding mushroom project.

Sr. Rose is training communities around the area to engage in mushroom farming as a means to supplement their nutrition and generate income.