Because of the high level of education provided by St Cyprian Chavanod College children from well-to-do families apply to the school, but thanks to the collaboration with Caritas Finland children from deprived backgrounds as well as children orphaned by AIDS can also receive a good education.
St. Cyprian Chavanod College has 326 pupils. The boarding school is home to 142 girls and 71 boys, with the boys housed in a separate diocesan hostel.
Read more about Caritas Finland's education project in Uganda on our Uganda page
The original Swedish version of the interview was published in the diocesan magazine Fides 3/2015, with excerpts in English also published. You can read the March issue of Fides in pdf-format here.
We have a new employee at the Caritas Finland office in Helsinki: Adriana Saarialho, previously known to Caritas Finland as a trustworthy volunteer, is now our new coordinator.
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