In Khartoum, the capital of Sudan, the Salesians of Don Bosco run the St. Joseph’s Vocational Training Centre, which was hit in the bombings. Three bombs fell and exploded 200 meters from the school, powerful explosions destroyed part of the roof and windows in some offices, but fortunately the people were unharmed.
Support activities to help people affected by the war in Sudan.
Salesians and their center in the city of Allepo will become a temporary refuge for many people who cannot return home due to the devastating effects of the earthquake. Salesians of Don Bosco in Syria are also asking for prayers and financial help. Expenses related to the care of coming people will increase due to the fact that their aim is to help as many people as possible.
On Thursday, February 24, 2022, we became witnesses of the beginning of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The Salesian family in Slovakia joins the campaign to raise financial aid for the Salesian sisters and brothers in Ukraine, who stay among the young and their families even in these difficult times. Support the Salesian family in Ukraine with us.
The Tehlička is a nation-wide event, organized since 2006 in the Lent period. Its main objective is to inform and raise awareness about life in the poorest countries and regions of the world, to educate people and lead them to solidarity and mutual responsibility. The Tehlička possesses the status of public fundraising campaign, serving to support development project. Learn more.
Adoption of children in Kenya is a programme of regular donations on monthly basis. It is focused on direct assistance in favour of children living in the streets of Nairobi. From their early childhood, the children face hunger, cold, diseases, drugs, abuse, and criminality. What they need the most is education and proper background. You can also change lives of the children. Learn more.
Advent collection FOUR GIFTS brings four areas of support for people who need our help. Join us and live Advent with us in solidarity with the poor.
Adoption of school classes in South Sudan is a programme of regular donations on monthly basis. Thanks to donors and cooperation with our partner, the BOSCOAID – a local Salesian development organization, we support education at 11 schools. The contributions are focused on the purchase of handbooks, exercise books, school supplies, uniforms etc. You can also change lives of the children. Learn more.
Scholarship Fund is focused on supporting education of disadvantaged youth in Ukraine. Thanks to scholarships the orphans, half-orphans and poor young people get an opportunity to obtain practical skills at Salesian vocational training school in Lviv. Help them gain valuable skills and successfully integrate in society. Learn more.
Thanks to our projects, we directly help poor children and young people in developing countries to have lives worth living. In cooperation with the Salesians of Don Bosco, we have implemented dozens of projects focused on education, healthcare and agriculture in Angola, Azerbaijan, Kenya, South Sudan and Siberia. Most of them have been implemented with help of the official development assistance of the Slovak Republic. Learn more.