Nigeria Trip 2017

Last summer Father Anselm and Nancy Autin traveled to Nigeria to finalize planning and break ground on the construction of our first school.

Scroll through the photos below or click to read more and learn about their trip!

Arriving in Lagos, Nigeria

The Journey Begins
The Journey Begins
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Ready for Takeoff
Ready for Takeoff
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Murtala Muhammed International
Murtala Muhammed International

Father Anselm and Dr. Autin arrive safely at Nigeria's busiest airport.

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Initial Planning Meetings

Visiting A Nigerian Hospital Campus
Visiting A Nigerian Hospital Campus

Studying different architectural possibilities.

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Visiting School Administrators
Visiting School Administrators
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Discussing Our School Building
Discussing Our School Building

A planning meeting with our contractor and architect to review blueprints.

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Building Support With Community Chiefs

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Sacred Spaces Around Nigeria

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Dr. Autin at Prayer
Dr. Autin at Prayer
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Father Anselm Mass
Father Anselm Mass
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Around Nigerian Cities

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People of Nigeria

Leading the Way
Leading the Way

Mass attendees are eager to welcome Dr. Autin to their parish community.

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Cathedral Without Walls
Cathedral Without Walls

Worshipers gather for Sunday Mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Assumption in Nnewi. The cathedral remains open to worshipers 24 hours every day.

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The Nigeria 2017 trip allowed us to cement partnerships and start building on our first school.  

 

For more info & to see progress updates on construction click here.

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