Casino librarian books trip to Tanzania

HELPING HAND: Casino librarian Taryn Kelly with some of the kids at The School of St Jude in Tanzania

A CASINO librarian has collected enough books to fill a shipping container and is now hoping to raise $10,000 to build a library to house them in a remote Tanzanian village.  Taryn Kelly worked at a school in Tanzania in 2005 and since her return to Australia in 2007 she has been collecting books to send […]

St Jude’s Form 4 Graduates Take the Next Big Step in their Educational Journey

St Jude's Form 4s excited about their graduation

The School of St Jude proudly celebrated the graduation of its third intake of Form 4 students who are excitedly preparing to embark on their senior studies.  600 people attended the event recently to see the graduation of 126 Form 4 students at St Jude’s Smith Campus. Parents happily watched on as the students received […]

Tanzanian gives students glimpse of life at St Jude


O’Connor Primary School’s ongoing partnership with the School of St Jude in Tanzania was put in full focus during a recent visit from a St Jude’s staff member. For the past two years OPS teachers have been sponsoring teachers working at the school, which provides quality education for children living in poverty. The decision to […]