EVENTS & NEWS
EVENTS & NEWS
Amazing Progress!! The buildings have windows. The classrooms have desks. The dormitory has bed frames. The first contingent of students will soon occupy the semi-finished buildings! There is still loads of work to do and basic essentials to fund: doors, text books, science equipment, the entire muddy grounds, fixtures, food, mattresses and so much more, but St. Antoine school is becoming a reality! THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR DONORS for continuing to make this happen!
Father Jean Bosco’s Christmas message of thanks
Good Morning Friends! Father Jean sends a Christmas message of thanks: God said:"let there be light!" God saw that light was beautiful,( Gen 1, 3-4). Dear Friends, may Advent to bring all closer to Baby Jesus, my joy be his gift to you! We meet often to pray for you. We praise God with you for the wonder school, unfolding daily at Karangazi. St. Anthony is the school, you are generously giving to Rwandan children. It has come up from the bushy grounds like the rising sun in the equatorial sun to shine bright for generations to come. Inhabitants, herdsmen, [...]
An Evening with Friends at HiHO Brewery
Join us at HiHO! On Thursday evening Aug 22nd, HiHO Brewing (1707 Front St, Cuyahoga Falls, OH) will be hosting FRE from 5:30-9:30. Stop by for a beer, try out the new food offerings (Pizza Kitchen now open, dough and sauces made from scratch daily), and learn about the latest progress made on the happenings in Rwanda. (For questions, email or call Rich Wanders at 440-343-5967)
Summer 2019- What’s Happening with FRE?
Hi friends- Happy summer. We are so excited about the progress made on the construction of the school in Rwanda. If you haven’t had the opportunity to check out the pictures on our website (FriendsofRwandanEd.org) or our Facebook page, please do so, and you’ll see why we are so excited. Thanks to all who are helping to make this dream a reality. There are also some upcoming events to make you aware of…. Run for Rwanda- on Sat morning, June 15th at Hudson Springs Park in Hudson, OH we are hosting a fun event for the entire family. You can run [...]
Run For Rwanda
Join us for a Hudson, Ohio run like no other! Run for Rwanda will take place Father's Day weekend - Saturday, June 15, 2019, at 8:30am. Sign up here: https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Hudson/RunforRwandaHudson. Lace up with Dad, and get ready to run on a beautiful trail through Hudson Springs Park, adjacent to Seton Catholic School. Loop around the 50-acre lake and catch glimpses of natural wildlife along the path. For the cheer squad, there are several great playgrounds right along the route to keep the kids busy during the race. A coffee truck will be on-site during and after the race [...]