Entries by leochan

Marist Asia Foundation – Supporting Burmese Migrants (2016 Annual Report)

With Education, Health and Migrant Worker Programs we are building a brighter future together. Marist Asia Foundation recently forwarded the 2016 Annual Report. Education Programs – 75 children started Preschool; 85 Burmese Migrant students are studying Secondary school and 12 Young Leaders are doing the ACU University Online Diploma. Health Programs – providing support, counselling, […]

Bike-riding Brother cycling for children

Fifty years a Marist, and with the help of many generous people, bike-riding Brother, Charlie Randle has raised almost half a million dollars for the Marist Fathers Missions and  seminarians. Now for the 15th straight year he’s about to set out again and clock up another 500km with Fr Chris Ketsore sm in  aid of supporting the children at […]

Volunteering: A life changing opportunity

Andrew and Leeann from New Zealand volunteered for 3 months and share their experience. Arriving in Ranong in August was a bit of a culture shock, as we had spent the past six months in the UK and Europe, working and travelling. The biggest challenges were the heat, especially for Andrew who would literally drip […]

Pacific Regional Seminary 2015 report

Marist College at the Pacific Regional Seminary began the year with twenty seminarians. Some had returned from novitiate, others from Marist Mission Experience and there were four men beginning Marist formation. One new staff member was from Italy: Fr Andrea Volininno sm. He is teaching philosophy at the Pacific Regional Seminary. Marist College students and […]