With a little help from St Jude


Helping to lift Africa out of poverty appeals to the idealist in many of us. But for Gemma Sisia, a teacher from regional Australia, it's real life. She is changing the lives of hundreds of school children in east Africa through her School of St Jude in northern Tanzania. A devout Catholic, Sisia named the school after the patron saint of hopeless causes, whom she now sees as a real person helping her and the school when they desperately need funding or good luck - Adele O'Hare

With a little help from St Jude