Articles by: Jane Favotto

Shutdown a chance to do things differently at Santa Maria College

The importance of nurturing connectedness and hope during challenging times were two of the key...

Posted on: June 10, 2020

‘Fencebook’ becomes a neighbourhood hub for families

A shy foray by Good Samaritan Oblate Helen Smith into cheering up those in her...

Posted on: June 2, 2020

Pope Francis invites us to celebrate Laudato Si’ Week

In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis which has shaken the world, Pope Francis has...

Posted on: May 19, 2020

Those most vulnerable are on front line of COVID-19 pandemic

A coalition of Catholic leaders has written to Australia’s Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, advocating for...

Posted on: May 19, 2020

Mater Christi College continues to support wellbeing, learning and teaching

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted education systems across the world. Schools are being challenged to...

Posted on: May 19, 2020

Santa Teresa community keeps the faith in isolation during pandemic

Easter’s theme of entering the tomb and keeping vigil until Christ’s resurrection on the third...

Posted on: April 22, 2020

Government urged to extend JobKeeper program to migrant workers

Australia’s Federal Government is being urged to extend a vital safety net to everyone living...

Posted on: April 15, 2020

Timor Leste Scholarship program improves access to education

An educational scholarship program for secondary and tertiary students is continuing to improve access to...

Posted on: April 15, 2020

A close shave – hair today, gone for a good cause

The buzz of an electric shaver accompanied by the sound of applause and peals of...

Posted on: March 20, 2020

St Patrick’s College for Girls celebrates 180th anniversary year

This year marks the 180th year in which the school community known as St Patrick’s...

Posted on: March 17, 2020

Community pays tribute to Indigenous Elder Aunty Joan Hendriks

The Good Samaritan community was saddened to learn of the death of Aunty Joan Hendriks...

Posted on: March 17, 2020

Sisters farewelled from St Mary's College Wollongong

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan were lovingly farewelled from St Mary’s Star of the...

Posted on: February 19, 2020