A lifetime of compassion and humanitarian outreach to Africa has earned Belleville’s Mieke Thorne a lifetime award from the Canadian Samaritans for Africa.
Thorne, a long-time activist and a member of Amnesty International, received the award in recognition of her selfless humanitarian outreach to Africa. Rose Kantiono, a Quinte Grannies…
In late 2017, Fr. Stan Chu Ilo received the Excellence Award for Global Impact by Afroglobal Television for his work as Founder and President of the Canadian Samaritans for Africa (CSA). This is a community-based organization, located in Toronto with 23 volunteers, sees its mission as building on the assets…
Canadian Samaritans for Africa in 2017 began an initiative to train women in South Sudan through micro-credit co-operatives for food security, skills development and income generating activities. This initiative is being championed by the President of the South Sudanese Bishops Conference, Bishop Hiiboro Kussla is based in Tomburo-Yambio diocese.
Every year, Canadian Samaritans for Africa organizes a trip to Africa. This trip enables friends of Africa and people of good will who wish to visit Africa to see some of our projects to make a trip of a lifetime. This trip combines three things, a spiritual journey to some…
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Pity is not enough, compassion is a real and deep human feeling, sympathy and empathy are good, but solidarity is better, and collaboration is the best thing we can offer to Africans especially the women and children who want to work hard to realize a better future for themselves and their children.
- Stan Chu Ilo