Summer Service in Africa

In Announcements, by , on November 30th, 2017

The director of the Vincentian Lay Missionaries will be on campus Thursday, November 30 – Friday, December 1 to recruit for 2018 summer service in Ethiopia and Kenya.  There will be a general presentation on Friday, December 1 at 11am-12pm in Gallagher multipurpose room.  Individual meetings may be arranged through Kristina Daloia at  Please share this information with any students or others who may be interested in the VLM. 

The Vincentian Lay Missionaries are men and women, age 21-35, who serve in communities in Ethiopia or Kenya for 4-6 weeks in the summer.  VLM work with the Daughters of Charity in both countries to build schools and libraries, and provide additional educational opportunities for children, teachers, and community members. 

Recent NU student participants in the VLM include:
Kalani (Personius) Dudek, Education/French 2012
Ana Davila, Developmental Disabilities 2017
Isabella Davila, Social Work 2017
Annie Eckhardt, Nursing 2018 

More information on VLM can be found here: