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Australian Salesian Mission Overseas Aid Fund (ASMOAF)

Bayside friends of Salesian Missions in East Timor


Bayside friends and Salesian Missions Australia work in partnership to support young people in Timor Leste through education and health. Activities undertaken include:

  • Nutrition programs provided to girls at the Fuiloro Womens Training Centre to improve knowledge and health;
  • Medical Support for the 'Maria Auxiliadora' Salesian Medical Clinic in Venilale which supports 15 surrounding rural villages and local schools;
  • Provision of Equipment and supplies for antenatal and delivery for the Medical Clinic in Venilale;
  • Upgrade of computers and software at the Salesian Sisters Womens Training Centre in Balide;
  • Sporting equipment for 2 orphanages

Currently Emergency

We are raising emergency relief funds to assist victims seeking refuge from the devastating floods and landslides in the capital Dili which has claimed at least 14 lives, destroying roads, bridges and over 500 houses. The Salesians School in Comoro (Don Bosco Technical Centre) has opened its doors as a designated emergency relief centre, accommodating over 3,000 locals who are seeking refuge due to being displaced or losing homes. 

How will the funds be used?
The funds will be used to provide relief support to the many who seek refuge and assistance in the affected region with food, clothing, medical care, hygiene supplies and shelter.

For further information please contact Mission Office Staff.
For further information, please contact the Salesian Missions Office 03 9377 6060.

Please note that the Australian Salesian Missions Overseas Aid Fund (ASMOAF) is a registered fund owned and operated by the Salesian Society (Vic) Inc. It has Australian Taxation Office approval for tax deductibility for donations given for the relief of poverty in developing countries. It is also a member if the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) and The Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission (ACNC).


$8,830 raised so far

Fundraise for this cause

Contact Details

PO Box 264


Are donations tax deductible?


Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.