Chikuni

Chaplain Fr Simon Ellis accompanied pupils of Mount St Mary's College in Spinkhill, Sheffield, to deliver pieces of low-tech equipment that will make an amazing difference to communities in Zambia.The publication of Pope Francis’ ‘ecology encyclical’ Laudato Si  in June, 2015, could not have been better timed for the 17 staff and pupils at Mount St Mary’s College, Spinkhill, who were preparing for a sustainability partnership visit to their partner school Canisius Secondary in Chikuni...
A small group from Mount St Mary’s College has returned from a trip to a village in Zambia where they saw first-hand where their donation of funds will go to help equip the local school library.The visit was just part of a recce by the college chaplain, Fr Simon Ellis, teacher Barbara Wigg, and Ken Dunn of charity, Africa’s Gift, who were visiting Chikuni in preparation for the school’s trip to Zambia in June 2015. They set in place plans to visit the Mount’s partner...