School Information

This school is a Vocational Training Institute aimed to provide apprentice skills in the field of auto mechanics, carpentry, welding, masonry, nursing, sewing and farming. It is dedicated to the orphans and street children of Northern Bhar El Ghazal State, Aweil- South Sudan. The institute calendar shall follow the South Sudan Standard School Calendar, which usually starts in April and ends in February.

The South Sudan School Calendar runs as follows:

  • First Term-A: April 1st to August 15th
  • Holidays: August 15th to August 30th
  • Second Term: B. September 1st to December 15th
  • Third Term: January 1st to February 29th
  • Holidays: March 1st to March 31st

Recent News
Recent News

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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