Sister Laura in America

Sister Laura in America

Sister Laura Girotto, together with the journalist Niccolò d’Aquino and the biologist Anna Carobene, has been travelling through USA and Canada last february. She shared the story of her mission in Adwa and appealed to the solidarity of Americans.


On February 15-17 she joint the New Yourk Encounter, “for a weekend of public discussions, exhibits and live performances to explore this Something and encounter people who face life aware of this expectation.”

On sunday (17) sister Laura shared her missionary story in Ethiopia.

More informations about the book “The Blue Tent” here


In the following days, she went to Washington and Ottawa.

Follow and suppor her!


Update feb. 18: pictures of New York Encounter

Watch the interview at New Your Encounter on Telemater – youtube channe

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 Update feb 19: sister Laura visits the U.N. headquarters and meets journalists

Read the translation of article published on ONU ITALIA website


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 Update feb 27: sr Laura and Anna Carobene went in Canada – Ottawa – to meet the catholic community.

Read the article on “The Catholic Register” by Barbara Gyapong

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If you desire to support sister Laura’s cause and her Ethiopian children, please make a donation!

Checks can be sent to the following addresses:

In US, donation to

Sr. Margaret Wilhelm, FMA

Missionary Society of the Salesian Sisters – Provincial Offices

655 Belmont Avenue – Haledon, NJ 07508-2301


In Canada, donation to:

Pierre Larocque

Les Soeurs Salesiennes – Montreal Office

9299 Ave. Pierre de Coubertin – Montreal, Quebec  H1L 2H6


Please specify as payment cause:

Kidane Mehret Maternity & Surgical Hospital

Adwa, Tigray, Ethiopia


If anyone wants to send funds by wire transfer they should contact:
• Canada: Pierre Larocque at 514-351-0240 or
• United States: Sr. Margaret Wilhelm at 973-790-7965 or