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Education attacks poverty at the root level, allowing individuals to realize their God-given potential to elevate their lives and communities. An enlightened mind opens the door for people to make generational change. By lifting the impoverished out of educational poverty, we spread seeds of hope and provide avenues away from the negativity of drugs and crime.
Catholic World Mission assists around the world in need of basic assistance such as school desks and chairs, and much-needed repairs to school properties damaged by natural disasters.
Learn more about our education projects below and how you can help us provide the gift of education to children around the world.
Feast Day: December 3
Saint Francis Xavier, was born in Navarre, Spain in 1506, and died in Malasya in 1552.
Beatified: October 25, 1619 by Pope Paul V
Canonized: March 12, 1622 by Pope Gregory XV
“In Thee, O Lord, have I put my hope. Let me never be confounded.” Saint Francis Xavier
As one of our core pillars, we have education initiatives happening all around the world. When you donate to a Catholic charity education program like ours, you can make a difference in building schools, providing supplies and giving children life-changing education..
When you look at the poverty that exists around us, it can be easy to wonder how your gift is being used. But God can use even the smallest acts of kindness and faith in incredible ways. With your donation, you have:
Thank you! We encourage you to continue to donate to Education in support of Christ-centered organizations lifting children and communities out of educational poverty. And, above all, we hope you’ll support us in prayer as we bring the message of Jesus to a world in need of hope.
Updates from around the world, made possible by you!
St. Mary’s new primary school provides students with a safe environment in which to learn. Now all of their attention can be focused on receiving their Catholic education.
Your support of St. Mary’s Parish School is responsible for a new sports field for the community and upon its completion construction will begin on a new primary school.
Thanks to your generosity, we gave these bright students brand-new tablets and laptops along with tables, chairs, and benches for their lounge area.
The students at Vittorino Girardi are seeing their science and music classes come to life thanks to the brand-new equipment you selflessly gave them!
Required restroom facilities were installed to make sure the children have adequate access to bathrooms and hand washing when using the dining hall. Some of the outside walls that will provide a sturdy structure have been finished too.
Praise God one training session was held! The fruits of this project are beginning to flourish. Click “Read More” to see pictures of the youth who attended.
Thanks to you, many poor children in impoverished areas receive a quality education, a daily nutritious meal, and learn about their Catholic faith. Click “Read More” to meet two of our students in Mano Amiga Colombia.
Thanks to you, 482 students can now play and learn in cooler temperatures, thereby offering better learning conditions and various outdoor activities.
It will be home to over 100 vulnerable children, including HIV patients. Many of these children are orphan as their parents are deceased due to AIDS.
Many of these children have to walk almost 5 miles to school. Thanks to you, a school bus has been purchased to allow these children to arrive at school safely and ready to learn.
We are a worldwide Catholic church charity with multiple projects you can choose to support. Help us change the world by supporting our projects. Scroll through some examples below:
Apurbo and Borsa are two of many children who reside in the tea plantations in Bangladesh. Their only hope to escape a life of intense labor on the tea farms is by earning a solid education. Join us as we commit to giving 223 tea farmers’ children the chance to attend school and pave the path out of poverty!
The village of Nkar has patiently waited six years for the construction of the brand new Saint Mary’s Primary School as civil war and the pandemic have delayed it. We are now ready to build the school…but can we count on you to join us?
The Mano Amiga School Program is a beacon of hope for children around the world as they pave a path out of poverty for themselves and their families. Help these students attend a Mano Amiga school to make this path possible for them.
In Oyede, Nigeria there are over 250 students that are paving the way to a brighter future. You can support these students by renovating the worn-down church they learn at into a fully functional school. Help these children who face harsh realities be able to have the chance to be nurtured and encouraged to follow their dreams.
Without access to electricity or the internet, students here cannot attend remote lessons provided by the government on television. Together we can keep the girls in school and save them from a dangerous future.