Timor Leste

Timor Leste Immersion

Monte students and teachers visit Timor Leste on the inaugural Service and Cultural Immersion program to this country. The students and staff provide support and assistance during their visit to the Sisters of Mercy, who are working with the Timorese people providing early childhood learning centres and programs for education and health.

This Immersion program is for Year 11 and 12 Monte students.

Imagine A World Where No One is Hungry

The Monte community continues to endeavour to respond to the hunger of our time in ways that are creative, compassionate, respectful, life-giving and life-changing.

On 13 November 2014 Monte launched the Timor Leste "Food for Thought" Project at a cultural evening. The evening raised funds to meet the nutritional and literacy needs of 450 young students in the Collegio in Maliana, Timor Leste, with whom Monte has already established strong connections. 

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Food For Thought Project

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In Mercy, we are called to be builders of community.

This project is a partnership between Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College and the diocesan Collegio in Maliana, supporting the works of the Sisters of Mercy through Mercy Works, in providing funds for nutrition and the education of young women in Timor Leste.

TO MAKE A DONATION:

1. CASH

Cash donations can be given to the Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College Business Office, 5 McLaren Street North Sydney, noting the donation is for "Food For Thought".  A receipt will be provided (non tax-deductible).

2. DIRECT DEPOSIT (Tax Deductible)

To make a direct deposit you can either

Deposit directly into following account -

BSB: 032060
Account No: 372398
Reference: MonteTim_your name

Then email your contact details to admin@mercy.org.au so that a receipt can be sent to you. Any information you supply to Mercy Works is protected by their Privacy Policy.

OR

Download a Donation Form by clicking here and post or fax in the completed form. 

 

For more information about the work undertaken in Timor Leste through Mercy Works click here.