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New Bootle Cooperators' Centre is now official

New Bootle Cooperators' Centre is now official

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 11:02

The necessary restrictions on gathering in person have not held back the growth of the Salesian Cooperators in the GBR Province, and last week, the new centre based at St James, Bootle, near Liverpool, received its official decree of establishment.

Events and meetings for Cooperators have been taking place online when in-person meetings have not been possible, but Cooperators across the Province are... Read More »

Tags: Bootle, Homepage, Salesian Cooperators, Salesian Sisters, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco

Welcoming new Salesian Cooperators in Bootle

Welcoming new Salesian Cooperators in Bootle

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 17:51

The Salesian Cooperators were blessed on the Feast of Don Bosco to welcome new members to the Association at St James's Bootle. Cooperator Sue McDonald writes about the occasion, and the plans for the new Bootle Centre. Photos: Sue McDonald and David McCormick

Fr Jakub and I began a formation programme late in 2019 for a number of parishioners of St James' Parish Bootle to look at becoming Cooperators.... Read More »

Tags: Homepage, Salesian Cooperators, Salesian Sisters, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco

Salesian Family across Europe joined GBR Cooperators online for Feast

Salesian Family across Europe joined GBR Cooperators online for Feast

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 09:45

Salesian Cooperator Sue McDonald tells us about their very successful online retreat day for the Feast of our founder, Don Bosco:

A huge 'thank you' to those of you who joined us last Saturday! Our Retreat for the Feast of Don Bosco, organised by the Salesian Cooperators, was a fitting celebration in this lockdown time.

We were joined by 65 people from across Europe and the UK, from locations including... Read More »

Tags: Homepage, Salesian Cooperators, Salesian Sisters, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco

Salesian Cooperator honoured for services to young people

Salesian Cooperator honoured for services to young people

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 16:12

Jean Casha, a Salesian Cooperator from Surrey, has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the New Year Honours list, for services to young people, particularly in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme in West Molesey, Surrey.

Jean has been a leader and trainer in the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme at all levels—Bronze, Silver and Gold awards—for over 40 years, and was a member of staff at Salesian... Read More »

Tags: Homepage, Salesian Cooperators, Salesian Sisters, Salesian Youth Ministry, Salesians of Don Bosco