This month our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion group will be focusing on social and economic disadvantages, this will be promoted through our student representative committee (the SRC) for the financial support available to support students in accessing education.
Holy Cross will also be celebrating Marie Therese day on Tuesday 17th January, by supporting Bury based charity – Dignifying Dementia, staff have been asked to donate any unwanted gifts.
Marie Therese day is an important reminder of the foundations of the aims of our college ‘to offer all, especially the poor and marginalised, the opportunity of an education, of training for a job, of human and Christian formation’
Caritas Bury Red Door. Staff are also continuing to collect food items ‘bring along a thing to briefing’ to be passed on to those most in need.
Tuesday 24th January it is the International Day of Education The theme this year is ‘to invest in people, prioritise education’ Please visit the UNESCO website for more information about this celebration.