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It Only Takes a Spark

September 20, 2018

“I am lighting this fire in the name of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit on behalf of the Board here in Cameroon, the Board in the USA, and in the name of all our contributors. I officially welcome the teachers and campers, wishing each and every one a wonderful…

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Canon Elizabeth Geitz

Calvary Centre Celebration Presentation

May 14, 2018

Canon Elizabeth Geitz presents the Good Shepherd Academy’s Calvary Centre at the Calvary Episcopal Church in Summit, New Jersey.

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Lawrence and Poul

Raise a Prayer! Raise a Glass!

March 13, 2018

The first quarter of 2018 finds us looking back and looking ahead. Poul Bertelsen, Principal Architect of MSAADA, has returned from his visit to Good Shepherd Academy and writes, “It was encouraging to evaluate what has been done so far and to visualize what is still to be done. The site is clearly an attractive…

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Comfort Mussa

Please join us in welcoming Comfort Mussa

January 17, 2018

Award-winning journalist, CBM Field Communications Coordinator for West/Central Africa, and founder of Sisterspeak237, Comfort has joined the Good Shepherd Academy Association Board of Governors in Cameroon. With a focus on social justice, women’s rights, and disabilities she brings a new perspective, skills, and energy to our partner board. Read Comfort’s full biography [icon name=”angle-double-right”]

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Christina Kale

The Spirit of Hollybush Award Recipient

June 26, 2017

Fifty years ago this month, the Rowan community (then Glassboro State College), along with the Borough of Glassboro, hosted the Hollybush Summit, a two-day meeting between President Lyndon B. Johnson, Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin and their top advisors. Assembling in what was then the college president’s home, the leaders addressed some of the most pressing…

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Imagining Tomorrow Video

Meet Our Pioneer Students

June 14, 2017

See what YOU have accomplished with your generous donations to Good Shepherd SLF over the last 4 years. ..

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Team Ambe’s Angels On the Move

May 2, 2017

And they’re off! The Annual Lacing Up for Freedom Walkathon will be held ONE MONTH from today in Ridgewood, NJ! All funds raised by Jane Mankaa Good Shepherd Academy’s team, Ambe’s Angels, will go to build our new and much-needed Girl’s Dormitory at Jane Mankaa Good Shepherd Academy in Bafut, Cameroon! To date we have…

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The Calvary Centre

Our Cup Runneth Over!

January 18, 2017

Calvary Episcopal Church in Summit, NJ recently announced that it has chosen Jane Mankaa Good Shepherd Academy in Cameroon as its international outreach focus for 2017. They write: “In her December sermon, the Rev. Canon Elizabeth Geitz spoke passionately about Jane Mankaa Good Shepherd Academy, founded by Sister Jane Mankaa who also founded Good Shepherd…

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Alleluia Fund for Outreach

Recipient of an Alleluia Grant from the Diocese of Newark

January 10, 2017

In addition, we are honored to once again receive an Alleluia Grant from the Diocese of Newark, as well as an Outreach Grant from Christ Church in Short Hills, NJ. They are joining hands to name the Religion Classroom, which is already built. Partnerships work! Partnerships educate a new generation of Cameroonian children!

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Jim Jones

Please join us in welcoming…

December 6, 2016

Jim Jones of Bedminster, New Jersey to our Board of Directors. Jim is the CEO of Penford Group LLC, a multi-disciplinary commercial real estate development and construction firm. Penford specializes in the revitalization of brownfield sites and has been involved in some of New Jersey’s largest industrial redevelopment projects where jobs were successfully created in…

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