Sr. Juvenal has returned to Rwanda and is head of school at Maranyundo, replacing Sr. Felicite who was responsible for its start-up and saw her first class take national exams and rank number 1 in the country for girls’ schools and number 3 nationally. Sr. Felicite is now at St. Joseph’s in Nanza where she will be expanding this private primary school to include a middle school.
Our congratulations to the Benebikira Congregation who were recently honored by the Peace Abbey with the Courage of Conscience Award for their courage, faith and integrity during the1994 Rwandan Genocide. Click below to read the front page article in the National Catholic Reporter. Rwandan sisters honored for courage, service, dedication to peace
Sr Augusta, the Econome Generale of the Benebikira congregation will be returning to Boston in May at the invitation of Babson College to attend summer business classes. She will be accompanied by Sr. Consolata who will be here for six months to learn English.