On 4 February this year, Sir James and Lady Galway paid a visit to St Matthews, Mercy School in Soweto to listen to the students who play the flute. Sr Berchmans shares the story with us.
Through a project inspired by Ditlhare Mokhema, elderly people reached out to orphans and vulnerable children. The two groups found out how much they need each other.
In 1987 the Sisters of Mercy in South Africa established an Education Trust and a General Trust to help garner support for their ministries. On 6 November 2014 a luncheon was held in order to report on the impact of the Trusts.
Mrs Topp, a teacher at St Teresa's Mercy School in Johannesburg, entered her students in the Eskom Expo for young scientists. The girls showed great initiative and were awarded for their efforts.
On the 30th August 2014, former students of Tsogo Mercy High School, gathered for a reunion. At the event, they raised funds to support the works of the Sisters of Mercy.