Chronology

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ASEC’s accomplishments in Africa parallel what the sisters did for the immigrant populations in the United States more than 100 years ago. Courageously, the founders of ASEC started with nothing, yet their trust in God and desire to support their colleagues in Africa has had far reaching effects.

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2019

March: SLDI awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to implement Phase V of the SLDI program through March 2022.

February: Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2019-2020: for scholarships to sisters enrolled in two-year college and high school diploma in Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia.

2017

November 27: ASEC awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
The funding will provide education and supplies to children in camp sites under the care of the Sisters of Sacred Heart in South Sudan.

February: Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2017-2018: for scholarships to sisters enrolled in two-year college and high school diploma in Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia. 60 sisters will benefit from this grant.

2016

May: HESA awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
To expand the HESA program through June 2020

2015

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2015-2016

ASEC awarded grant through Connelly Foundation
2015-2016

August: SLDI awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to implement Phase IV of the SLDI through February 2019

2014

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2014-2015

ASEC awarded grant through GHR Foundation

ASEC awarded grant through GHR Foundation
2014-2015 for "Voices of Courage"

November: ASEC awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to support the implementation of a development plan through November 2017

August: ASEC awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to develop a sustainability plan for ASEC through August 2015

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters

February: Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters

2013

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2013-2014

August: HESA awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to support the Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) Initiative through June 2017

May: SLDI awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to implement Phase III of SLDI through February 2016

February: SLDI awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to bridge the transition between Phase II and Phase III of SLDI through February 2014

2012

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2012-2013

2011

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2011-2012

2010

Grant through Franciscan Sisters of Chicago for education of Catholic Sisters
2010-2011

ASEC awarded grant through GHR Foundation
2010-2011 for construction of science laboratory at Bigwa Secondary School

February: SLDI awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to continue Phase II of the SLDI program through December 2012

2009

ASEC awarded grant through GHR Foundation
2009-2010 - to upgrade Math & Science at Bigwa School

2007

April: SLDI awarded grant through Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
to design and implement the SLDI program

2001

2001-2003: Planning efforts and site visits
ASEC undertakes planning efforts and additional site visits in Africa. Sr. Anne Munley, IHM, serves as Project Coordinator; ASEC is awarded two planning grants from the Conrad N. Hilton Fund for Sisters.