Botswana Articles

A Look Back at 2022

The last twelve months have been filled with much excitement as many operations and projects returned following a hiatus during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a look back at some of the accomplishments and occurrences of 2022.

My Botswana Experience

Sister Ankita shares about her experience in Botswana, which she visited starting in October.

Mark your calendar for Giving Tuesday

This Giving Tuesday, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are investing in the professional training of teachers and the education of children to help transform communities in Botswana. To help students like Amy reach their full potential with access to quality education. Tell your friends and family, Giving Tuesday is a global day of generosity that will take place on Nov. 29, 2022.

Sister Ankita Arrives in Botswana

PHOTO: Ankita Thomas, SCN, reached Botswana on October 15. She will visit our Sisters and have an experience of the mission and ministry there for a month. 

CLT Meets with Bishop of Gaborone
CLT Meets with Bishop of Gaborone

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Central Leadership Team met with Bishop Frank Nubuasah, SVD, the Bishop of Gaborone, Botswana on Friday, Aug.19. SCNs, Sunila Erumangalathu and Nalini Meacheril from Botswana were also present for the meeting.

Blessing of Central Leadership to Africa Mission
Blessing of Central Leadership to Africa Mission

In a special way, the Congregation at Nazareth blessed Central Leadership as they embark on their journey to Botswana and Kenya, the Africa Mission of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

Associates in Botswana gather

Associates in Botswana gather

Associates and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth gathered at Metsimotlhabe on Saturday for their formation day...

Boipuso!

Boipuso!

Happy Independence Day of Botswana to the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth there and every one of Botswana! The...

New Bishop of Gaborone

New Bishop of Gaborone

Bishop Frank Nubuasah, SVD, installed as Bishop of Gaborone, Botswana After functioning as the administrator of the...

Scholarship fund update

Scholarship fund update

I am sending a small thank you note to the Sisters from one of the sponsees, Kenaope, who was helped by the...

Associates connect across globe

Associates connect across globe

Sisters and Associates in Botswana gathered to celebrate SCNA Virginia "Tootsie" Gish's birthday on Saturday. Tootsie...

One-day reflection in Botswana

One-day reflection in Botswana

Sister Adeline facilitated a one-day recollection for the Sisters in Botswana based on the GA directives. She focused...

Directives workshop

Directives workshop

Sister Adeline Fehribach gave a one day workshop on General Assembly Directives to the SCNAs of Botswana on Saturday....

Sister Adeline visits Botswana

Sister Adeline visits Botswana

Adeline Fehribach is currently in Botswana visiting Sisters and their ministries. This is her first visit to Botswana,...

Helping others at Christmas

Helping others at Christmas

The Vincent de Paul Family of Metsimotlhabe, Botswana, celebrated Christmas with a large family of 15...

Graduation day in Botswana

Graduation day in Botswana

At St. Mary's English Medium Preschool in Lobatse, Botswana, Sisters celebrated the graduation of their students. For...

Hospice participates in study

Hospice participates in study

Pabalelong Hospice participates in a study on aging, frailty, and resilience in Botswana The Faculty of Medicine,...

Botswana Foundation Day

Botswana Foundation Day

Happy Foundation Day to the Botswana Mission of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Thanks to our loving God for all...

Christmas in Metsimotlhabe

Christmas in Metsimotlhabe

Metsimotlhabe faith group of Sisters and Associates reached out to the poor with Christmas gifts: The faith group of...

‘Take the first step in faith’

‘Take the first step in faith’

Sisters in Botswana gathered in Metsimotlhabe on Saturday, Nov. 18, to bless Sister Vinaya as she is ready to take off...

Wellness in Botswana

Wellness in Botswana

Botswana has dedicated the month of September for the wellness of the people, as the country celebrates its...

SCN Associate weekend in Botswana

SCN Associate weekend in Botswana

SCNs and Associates gathered at Metsimotlhabe for the Associate workshop cum celebration of St. Vincent 's Feast on...