St. Mary Domenica Mazzarello Community
“Mornese” Anisakan, PyinOoLwin
Mandalay Division, Myanmar

Short History of the House
The House of “Mornese”, Anisakan was officially erected on 29th March 1994.  Anisakan is a small village situated in the subdivision of Mandalay, at a distance of 10 Km from the nearest town PyinOoLwin (May Myo). The house is dedicated to St. Mary Mazzarello.This is the first and biggest community in Myanmar.

The Mission of the community

The community, today, is caring for:

  • The education of 225 kindergarten children of Anisakan and other villages around
  • After school follow-up lessons for poor children who cannot afford to pay tuition teacher
  • Three oratories in poor areas around Anisakan village
  • Parish pastoral work (Catechesis for children and youth, weekly prayer meeting)
  • Family visitations and support aid given to poor sick people
  • Boarding for 59 poor village girls, from all over Myanmar, for a two-year training program in sewing, embroidery, knitting and other formative subjects.
  • Care of Past Pupils – keeping contact with them
  • A production Center to produce different kinds of bags and materials in order to provide an income for maintenance
  • The aspirantate continues to welcome young women to help them discern God’s will over them
  • Participation to children and Youth Encounters at Diocesan level
  • Vocation promotion also by visiting dioceses to meet young women to talk to them about the Institute and its Charism.

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