Botswana Articles

Empowering Women and Girls

When one female is educated, it transforms an entire community.
The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are investing in the professional training of teachers and the education of young children to help change communities in Botswana.

Impact Report 2023

As we close another remarkable year, I am filled with gratitude and awe at what we have achieved together. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, with your unwavering support, have made significant strides in their mission to bring justice, education, and empowerment to those in need, guided by the compassionate spirit and teachings of Christ.

Caring for Our Common Home

Embarking on a sacred mission, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Botswana spread the message of Laudato Si, nurturing the environment through tree planting, educating communities, and fostering stewardship for our common home in the heart of Africa.

Celebration of Early Childhood and Parental Roles

Sisters at St. Mary’s and St. Bakitah Pre-Schools celebrated the Graduation Day, highlighting the role of parents in early childhood, marked by performances, speeches, and a joyful procession of little graduates.

Impact Report 2023
Impact Report 2023

As we close another remarkable year, I am filled with gratitude and awe at what we have achieved together. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, with your unwavering support, have made significant strides in their mission to bring justice, education, and empowerment to those in need, guided by the compassionate spirit and teachings of Christ.

Caring for Our Common Home
Caring for Our Common Home

Embarking on a sacred mission, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Botswana spread the message of Laudato Si, nurturing the environment through tree planting, educating communities, and fostering stewardship for our common home in the heart of Africa.

Celebration of Early Childhood and Parental Roles
Celebration of Early Childhood and Parental Roles

Sisters at St. Mary’s and St. Bakitah Pre-Schools celebrated the Graduation Day, highlighting the role of parents in early childhood, marked by performances, speeches, and a joyful procession of little graduates.

Botswana’s Rich Tapestry

Botswana’s Rich Tapestry

On a sunny Oct. 19 morning in Lobatse, Botswana, St. Mary's Pre-School was alive with vibrant colors and joyful...

Botswana Foundation Day

Botswana Foundation Day

Happy Foundation Day, Botswana! On Sept. 8, we celebrate the Congregation’s compassionate presence to the people of...

Botswana  and Kenya Tour

Botswana and Kenya Tour

Sister Philomena Kottoor shares about her recent trip to Botswana and Kenya. She visited different ministry places,...

A Look Back at 2022

A Look Back at 2022

The last twelve months have been filled with much excitement as many operations and projects returned following a...

My Botswana Experience

My Botswana Experience

"I am grateful to my God for the wonderful experiences I had." Sister Ankita shares the following about her experience...

Sister Ankita Arrives in Botswana

Sister Ankita Arrives in Botswana

Ankita Thomas, SCN, reached Botswana on October 15. She will visit our Sisters and have an experience of the mission...

Experiencing the Africa Mission

Experiencing the Africa Mission

I wish and pray that more of our Sisters will have these types of experiences, which are life-giving, memorable, and...

Project Aids Families in Botswana

Project Aids Families in Botswana

A project in Botswana is helping break the cycle of poverty for many families and providing access to clean water....

Golden Bells in Botswana

Golden Bells in Botswana

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Botswana celebrated the Golden Jubilee of Ann Muthukattil, SCN, on June 9, the date...

Preschool graduations in Botswana

Preschool graduations in Botswana

2021 Graduation at St. Bakhita Preschool, Kanye and St. Mary’s Preschool, Lobatse Every year the month of December has...

Jubilee Celebration

Jubilee Celebration

In Botswana, members of the SCN family celebrated Sister Sunila Erumangallathu’s 40th Ruby Jubilee on Oct. 23, 2021....

Blessings upon supporters

Blessings upon supporters

Father Antony Rebello, SVD, (pictured above) a great friend of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth has been appointed...

Sisters leave for Kenya

Sisters leave for Kenya

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Botswana accompanied Sister Vinaya Chalil and Sister Philomina Hembrom, the Kenyan...