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Welcome to the website of City of Hope.

We hope that you will enjoy your visit and you will become a friend and a supporter of our project!

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Water for City of Hope a gift from Jesus Ministries

DSC02721We are most grateful to the JESUS MINISTRIES for their great support in improving the water supply for City of Hope.

Today, 4 February, 2014, another bore hole has been sunk to provide more water with a much stronger pressure for the use of the new school.

We are very grateful to our generous donors.

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Thanks for the Laptop Computers

DSC02705We are very grateful for the laptop computers that we received from Germany (LABDOO).

Our volunteers Hanna and Gerry are doing the course with the children of the lower grades.

Sylvie is also assisting the group.

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Children from the Refugee Camp visit City of Hope

DSC02667Children from the Refugee Camp came to City of Hope at the end of December for a Christmas Party.

The Novices of the Salesians of Don Bosco came to assist the Sisters, to
prepare different activites for the children.

They enjoyed their time and were taken back to the camp by bus in the
afternoon.

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Prof. Killion Munyama & family visit City of Hope

DSC02724Prof. Killion Munyama with his family visited City of Hope on 4th February,2014.

Prof. Munyama is originally from Zambia and is now an MP in the Polish Government.

They are visiting Zambia for a week and will call in again to visit us.

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Best Wishes for 2014, God Bless & Thank you!

 The New School building is COMPLETE!

Thank you - SalesiansisterscityofhopeThe classrooms are in use for all the classes.   The children are very happy to be in their new school.

 

 

Library -salesiansistersThe library was transferred from Auxilium Skills Centre to the new school which is very well equipped.    We just need more simple reading books, DVD’s and other media for teaching in the adjoining room.Our donors from Germany and Sweden have donated the funds for the text books.

 

 

 

lab - salesiansistersThe Irish Embassy donated the chemicals and equipment for the science laboratory.
Desks have been provided by Swedish Caritas, the Ministry of Education and the Past Pupils from Italy have given  funds to make the extra desks that are needed.

The Domestic Science room was sponsored by the Tre Magi from Bologna through VIDES International.

 

 

swedish caritas open kitchen - SalesiansistersThe outside kitchen, part of the cooking course was sponsored by Swedish Caritas..

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Royd - Lab - salesiansistersOur Volunteer, Royd Ponya has updated all the old computers for Auxilium and is ready to set up the new Computer Laboratory in the new school.    We are in the process of looking for funding  for computers, UPS and the other accessories.      Jan Windels will assist Royd.

 

 

 

 

First Ladies Visit to cityofhopeOn the 21 October, 2013,   the First Lady, Dr. Kaseba Sata  and the wife of the Polish Prime Minister, Mrs Malgorzata Tusk visited City of Hope.

 

 

 

 

Our feeding programme enables us to give food to the children.   Every day one thousand one hundred people are fed at City of Hope.     The Salesian Mission Office in the USA, through  ‘Stop Hunger Now’ have provided soya rice that is very nourishing and enjoyed by all the children.
The Jesus Ministries from the USA have sent us a container with books and clothes.    They will also help us with the Agriculture Project, so that will be able to utilize the land better and provide more food.

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