Umaru Fofana arrives in Ireland for SLIP event on Friday 11th May in Wynn’s Hotel

The annual SLIP event will take place in Wynn’s Hotel on Friday evening the 11th at 7.30.
The Guest Speaker will be Umaru Fofana a renowned journalist in West Africa and internationally. We look forward to hearing his views on the recent elections and the transition to the new SLPP Government in Freetown.
Umaru will also be a guest on Late Debate RTE Radio 1 at 10.00 on Thursday 10th May.

At the SLIP annual Independence celebration you will have time for meeting, greeting, and eating! The cover charge is Eu15.

Also time for shopping- beautiful gara cloth will be on display and for sale.


You are invited to a concert on Fri 27th @7.30 in Dublin


The Firhouse Singers (Directed by Ray Ryan, former Kimmage student) will present a variety concert on Friday next, April 27th at 7.30 in the Firhouse Community College, Firhouse Rd.

It will help to raise funds for the UPPER NYAWA PROJECT (started and co-ordinated by Fr. Michael Fillie, C.S.Sp.).

Tickets €10 and €5 (concessions) available at the door or from Ray at 087 919 5012. Your support would be much appreciated.



Congratulations to the Irish Embassy in Freetown

What a nice surprise! Our Gender Advisor Nafisatu Jalloh today receiving a plaque in recognition of the Embassy’s work in support of and in , presented by the Rev Martha Chigozie, CEO of TEEDWOGA

Global Schoolroom seeking teachers for Sierra Leone

Global Schoolroom: Volunteer Primary, Second & Third Level Teachers

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We are currently recruiting primary, second and third level teachers, who would like the opportunity to volunteer to work with their colleagues in Sierra Leone for three weeks in July / August 2018 on one of our most exciting Teacher Education Programmes.

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The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Friday, January 19, 2018.