Aweil is the capitol city of Northern Bhar El Ghazal State in the Republic of South Sudan. South Sudan achieved its independence from Sudan through a national referendum on July 9, 2011. The people of Aweil speak three languages: Jieng (Dinka) Lou (Jurchol) and Arabic

The Honorable Paul Malong Awan is governor of North Bhar El Ghazal State which is composed of the following counties and their capitols: Aweil South- Malek Alel; Aweil North- Gokmachar; Aweil East- Wanjok; Aweil West- Nymlel; and Aweil Central- Aweil.
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The Vocational Institute for the Children of South Sudan is a project sponsored by St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church in downtown Rochester NY.

Kuc Majak Kuc Majak and Achay Dau, co-founders of Vocational Institute for the Children of South Sudan

Fund Raising Progress

We have met our Phase One goal of $100,000 and the school has begun operation.  Our Phase Two goal for 2016 is $25,000 for purchase permanent metal doors, windows flooring, ceiling, plastering and painting. So far we have raised almost ten percent of this goal. 

Your support will help us reach this goal. Click here to contribute.

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