Inspirational speaker Sister Imelda Poole MBE IBVM will visit St Mary’s Cathedral for a special event on Wednesday July 27.
Sister Imelda, president of the Mary Ward Loreto Foundation in Albania, will speak about her work in the country and the launch of a new charity – Mary Ward Loreto UK.
The charity will facilitate cross-border work between UK and Albania, supporting Albanian trafficking victims, who are mainly women and children.Mary Ward Loreto is planting hope with a human rights approach to combating modern slavery.
This challenging mission is implemented through works of justice, education, grassroots action and systemic change.
The overall aim is to eradicate poverty – the prime cause of human trafficking.We are delighted to welcome Sister Imelda, who is well known in our diocese.
The event takes place from 3pm to 6pm and refreshments will be provided. Everyone is welcome.