NATIONAL: Catholic Mission complete Myanmar hike, next location announced
The Catholic Mission 2019 “Trek to Reach Out” began on 31 January, and raised more than $22,000. Photo: Catholic Mission.
After almost a year of training and fundraising, eight people representing Catholic Mission concluded their trekking adventure with Mass at Yangon’s St Mary Cathedral last month.
The hikers began their 2019 “Trek to Reach Out” on 31 January covering 60km of stunning landscape from Mandalay to Yangon.
The journey began in Myanmar’s second largest city and passed through enchanting villages to end at St Mary’s Cathedral with the celebration of Mass.
The group managed to raise more than $22,000.
The adventure had the objectives of