Recife, Brazil – May 28th, 2016 – With the intent of orienting and accompanying the youth in their way of communication, the Departments of Social Communication and Vocational Youth Minisgtry of the FMA Province of 'Mary Help o Christians’ perfomed another edition of the “Young Leader Communicators" Project”, called “SnapChat”. The participants, young animators of communication and young people under formation, aspirants and postulants both of FMAs and Salesians, together with students of the 7th year of the basic school, reflected on the use of “SnapChat" social network which is rapidly extending among the young.
Ypacaraí, Paraguay – June 2016 – More than 30 adolescents and young people, from 15 and above, participated in the Vocational Encounter, aiming at sharing a weekend with Don Bosco and the Salesians who carry on his mission, to listen, to reflect and to celebrate life and vocation.
Aurangabad, India – May 15, 2016 – Inauguration of a project in two villages (Dighi & Kalegaon). The project will help the people from these two villages to resolve their drinking water problem and also help the farmers with water for their fields and cattle too. Special thanks to: DON BOSCO Jugendhilfe Weltweit, Beromünster - Switzerland.
Belluno, Italy – June 5th, 2016 – The Salesian Family celebrated the 50th anniversary of the dedication of ‘St. John Bosco’ Parish Church in Belluno, together with over 40 years of presence of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians. “The history of God’s mercy is here intertwined, during these fifty years, with the history of Salesians”, said Msgr. Enrico dal Covolo, SDB, during the Eucharistic celebration.