Lusaka (ZAMBIA) 07/10/03/2014. Annual Formation Meeting of Volunteers working in ZMB. Fifteen young Volunteers working in Malawi and Zambia came to the Provincial House in Lusaka to participate in the “Annual Formation Meeting” organised by the Youth Department of ZMB. The meeting had as its main scope to provide a forum for sharing of experiences of voluntary service in the various FMA and SDB communities. During the meeting the volunteers had the chance to reflect on the identity of the volunteer and the nature of the Voluntary Service in the Salesian Context in Africa. The volunteers come from Austria, Australia, Germany, USA and Poland.
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My Dear Friends,
Greetings from the Salesian Generalate in Rome. We are just on the eve of beginning the 27th General Chapter of the Salesians of Don Bosco. The General Chapter takes place every six years. The First General Chapter was held at Lanzo near Turin, in 1877, attended by Don Bosco and 22 Salesians and lasted just 13 days. During his life time, Don Bosco attended the first four General Chapters of the Salesian Society. Continue reading 27 General Chapter!
Mansa (ZAMBIA) 17/02/2014. SCHOOL PREFECTS MADE THE COMMITMENT TO SERVE OTHERS. Twenty four (24) students of Don Bosco Secondary School in Mansa took their oaths as prefects on Monday 17 February, during a colourful ceremony led by the school manager Br. Walter Thyrniang in the presence of all the the staff at a well organised morning assembly. A team of staff members conducted individual interviews and carefully selected the prefects who promised to work together and in collaboration with the school authority for the good of the school and their fellow students. Continue reading MANSA — School Prefects
Lusaka (Zambia) 4-6/02/2014. At the beginning of February and following the ZMB Provincial Calendar for 2014, the members of the Youth Commission and all the Community Youth Delegates have gathered together at the provincial house in Chawama to hold the annual meeting for Youth Animation. Continue reading Youth Delegates Meeting