Salesians and Lay Missioners on Retreat

15 Aug 2019

Salesians, Lay Missioners on Retreat   (Stony Point, N.Y. – August 14) – Almost 40 Salesians have been making their annual retreat at Don Bosco Retreat Center in Stony Point this week. The preacher is Fr. Peter Varengo from the Australia-Pacific Province. Also on retreat, separately, are 10 Salesian Lay
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New York: Visit to the Province Cemetery

15 Aug 2019

For many years it’s been the custom for the SDBs on retreat at Stony Point to visit the province cemetery in Goshen, N.Y., on the day of the retreat dedicated to remembering our deceased brothers.  That day was August 13 this year. 30 SDBs, including our retreat preacher, made the
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Provincials Attends CMSM Assembly

15 Aug 2019

Discerning Our Collective Witness by Jakeline Magalhães (San Antonio – August 8) – Most of the U.S. major superiors of men, their councilors, and their program leaders attended the annual national assembly of the Conference of Major Superiors of Men, August 6-8, at the Omni San Antonio in San Antonio.
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Canada: SummerDaze Brings Don Bosco’ Oratory to Etobicoke

15 Aug 2019

by Alex Di Lello, SummerDaze co-director (Etobicoke, Ont. – August 9) – SummerDaze 2019! What an incredibly awesome and blessed summer the young people of St. Benedict Church in Etobicoke had in the program’s 31st year. The Salesians, especially pastor Fr. Dave Sadjak, not only supported SummerDaze but also played
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Florida: Cristo Rey Tampa High School Announces New President

15 Aug 2019

Tampa, FL (8/13/19) – Fr. Timothy Zak, SDB, Provincial Superior, Salesians of Don Bosco, Province of St. Philip the Apostle, and the Board of Members, announces today that Scott Morreale has been appointed to the position of President of Cristo Rey Tampa High School effective August 19, 2019. “Scott brings
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Florida: First College Acceptances for Cristo Rey Tampa Seniors

14 Aug 2019

by Maria Vaca (Tampa, Fla. – August 6) – With great enthusiasm, Cristo Rey Tampa High School has announced the first college acceptances for members of its first senior class. The CRT faculty and staff congratulate Sarai Navarro and Miurel Zamora for their acceptance into the University of North Florida!
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Boston’s Salesian Boys & Girls Club Raises Funds for Salesian Mission in Syria

08 Aug 2019

Story and photos by Anita Belmonte (East Boston, Mass. – August 1) – Service week is a special time at the Salesian Boys & Girls Club summer camp in East Boston. Campers experience the impact they have when they help people, and they develop a sense of belonging and respect
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Florida: One-Stop Shop at Cristo Rey Tampa

08 Aug 2019

By Lili DeGrasse Deacon Bill Garrett, the interim President and CEO of Cristo Rey Tampa High School at Mary Help of Christians Center wanted to establish a one-stop shop for admissions, enrollment and the Corporate Work Study Program (CWSP). Subsequently, over the summer, Cristo Rey Tampa has moved several of
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Quebec: Jesus Is the Superhero in Montreal

01 Aug 2019

Story and photos by Fr. Dennis Donovan, SDB (Montreal, Que. – July 30) – The Salesian community of Montreal is busy this summer with over 400 young people participating in the nine-week summer program offered at the Don Bosco Youth Leadership Centre. The staff of about 50 persons provides a lot
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Members of General council Meet in New Rochelle to Review Salesian Presence at U.N.

01 Aug 2019

by Fr. Tim Zak, SDB | Jakeline Magalhães (New Rochelle, N.Y. – July 30) – On July 28, some members of the Salesian general council met at the provincial house in New Rochelle to review the Salesian presence at the United Nations. The meeting was coordinated by Fr. Fabio Attard,
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