About St. Maurus Hanga Abbey
The abbey serves people in many aspects of social life. It has four schools: Pre & Elementary English Medium school, Co-ed Secondary school, Seminary Secondary school and a Trade School. There is also a dispensary/health center serving a population of abou 30,000 people from eleven villages. The abbey also raises funds to help villages get clean water. In 2004 a clean water project was established that brought water from the mountains and now five villages have access to the water. The abbey continues to work on getting other villages have access to safe drinking water by drilling wells and installing hand pumps.
In the photo, mothers bringing their children to the abbey dispensary for medical attention