As a 9-year old, Biong Biong was left alone with some boys around his age to trek from war-torn South Sudan to Ethiopia.

Today, he works as Executive Officer for Edmund Rice Community and Refugee Services, improving social harmony and promoting equality.

During Refugee Week, we stand beside all refugees in our network to celebrate the Year of Welcome!

You can read more on Biong Biong’s story on page 3 of our Reaching Out Newsletter here

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Best Foot Forward 2021

We’re asking for your help so that SHE can put HER best foot forward.

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, violence against women and girls has intensified.

The opportunity to gain education and skills is the key to HER long-term empowerment.

Our goal is to raise $150,000 in 24 hours on the 12th November 2021, so that disadvantaged women and girls can have access to opportunity through education.

Learn more by visiting