Monthly Archives: November 2017

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November Newsletter from the United Nations

Sr.Cecilia O'Dwyer, in the November newsletter gives us a picture of working for justice at the United Nations.  Please click on the link below to read the newsletter.  At the end of the newsletter you will notice a heading 'International Day of the Girl 2017'.  Click on the link to see Loreto School girls in [...]

2017-11-11T12:41:47+00:00November 11th, 2017|Loreto News|

Congratulations to Sr.Orla Treacy

Sister Orla received the Mons. Hugh O'Flaherty Humanitarian Award in Killarney on Saturday 4th November.  Orla received the award  for her humanitarian work in Rumbek, South Sudan. Orla was presented with her award by Mayor of Killarney, Cllr.Niall Kelleher.  She was also presented with the Mons. Hugh O'Flaherty Humanitarian Medal by Ms. Pearl Dineen, a [...]

2017-11-13T18:10:04+00:00November 6th, 2017|Loreto News|

Sr.Patricia McLaughlin from Co Antrim is honoured in Peru

Sr. Patricia attended Loreto College, Coleraine, and joined the Loreto sisters in 1976. She did her teacher training in St. Mary’s University College, Belfast and taught in St. Brigid’s Secondary School in Omagh from 1984 - 1987. She went to Gibraltar and taught for two years in Westside Girls' Comprehensive, then in Loreto primary school [...]

2017-11-01T18:13:26+00:00November 1st, 2017|Loreto News|

Sr.Mary Owens receives an award in Kenya

Irish Loreto Missionary, Sr. Mary Owens, has been presented with an award by the Ministry of Health in Kenya in appreciation of her timeless service and dedication to the country’s Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) Programme. The Programme provides quality HIV care, treatment and support to those infected or affected by HIV and is part of the [...]

2017-11-01T17:57:23+00:00November 1st, 2017|Loreto News|