Vincentian Lay Missionaries (VLM) – part of the great network of MISEVI — is a not-for-profit volunteer mission organization. They work in partnership with the Vincentian Fathers and the Daughters of Charity to support their work with disadvantaged people in Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya and Burkina Faso. Since 2002 their volunteers have been making valuable contributions in education and community projects. They recruit volunteers of all ages for a variety of placements all year round.
VLM also facilitates schools immersion programs to Ethiopia for 5th year students at St. Vincent’s Castleknock College and St. Paul’s College Raheny. Another aspect of VLM’s work is the Ethiopia Deaf Project, providing support to the Ambo Lazarist School for the Deaf in Ambo, central Ethiopia.
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