Activities

WHAT WE HAVE DONE IN THE PAST

The recent development in the Youth Apostolate has given birth to series of programmes attained at the Parish level in particular and the Archdiocesan level in general. Some of the tremendous successes recorded include:

  • Bimonthly Council Meetings that constitute the four delegates from each parish in Abuja Archdiocese geared towards the integral growth of the youth.
  • Parish Youth Chaplains and all the young priests of Abuja Archdiocesan meetings also geared towards the integral growth of the youth.
  • Affiliation with the Youth wing of Abuja Interfaith Peace building forum that has so far achieved a Tree Planting for Peace Project and Celebration of World Youth Day of prayer and action for children.
  • Establishment of the Cooperative Society and Youth Farmers Association with an aim to empower the youths.
  • Organization of the Archdiocesan Youth Vigil every last Friday of the Month to empower youth spiritually.
  • Active Participation at the remarkable movement of National Youth Day Cross and Icon of our Blessed Virgin Mary Celebration at the Archdiocesan and Deanery level.
  • Participation of 145 Abuja contingents at the National Youth Day Celebration at Onitsha.
  • Publishing of the LoudWhisper Magazine which is a quarterly publication.
  • Organization of the Archbishop Football Cup Tournament for both male and female geared towards youth evangelism.
  • Salting up of the Archdiocesan Youth Studio; training young minds interested in the media profession.
  • ¬†Youth outreach / Visit to Parishes in remote areas such as St. Mulumba Parish Igu, St. John Ketti, St. Francis Pegi and others.
  • Organization of Archdiocesan Youth Mass bringing the entire Youth of the Abuja Archdiocese together.
  • Organization of a Youth Exchange Programme to Ivory Coast.

What we are doing at the present

  • Youth Empowerment
  • Skill Acqusition
  • Media Training

What we intend to do in the future

  • Construction of the Youth Centre
  • Purchase of the Youth Bus for evangelism and outreach
  • Organization of Youth Exchange/Excussions
  • Establishment of Youth Development Empowerment Fund
  • Constitution of the Youth Development Empowerment Support Group
  • Organization of skills and vocational training
  • Organization of Youth Week.
  • Participation at the forth coming World Youth Day.
  • Just to mention a few……