Why become involved?
- Extend your awareness of the world and other cultures.
- Expand your horizons.
- Deepen your sense of Christian mission in today’s world.
- Learn from the wisdom of the poor.
- Take action for justice.
Current Columban Parish Partnerships (Melbourne Archdiocese)
- The Parish of St Columba’s Elwood & Sacred Heart, St Kilda West is developing a partnership with the KAZAMA Grameen Bank, The Philippines.
- St Therese’s Torquay and Nazareth Parish, Grovedale are developing a partnership with Christ the King Parish in Ba, Fiji and supporting several local primary schools.
- St John the Baptist Parish, Ferntree Gully is developing a partnership with the Community Based Rehabilitation Program in the Barate Parish.
- A cluster of parishes in Geelong (Bell Park, Manifold and Geelong West) are developing a partnership with Kazama Grameen and local school communities in The Philippines.
- Several other parishes are currently exploring possible partnerships in the future.
Columban Mission Centre
PO Box 752, NIDDRIE, VIC, 3042
69 Woodland St, ESSENDON, VIC, 3040
Phone: (03) 9375 9475