In solidarity with immigrants

Sister Amina, faculty, and students at Presentation Academy stand together on behalf of vulnerable children and their families to lift up the voices of refugees, immigrants, and the faith community in support of refugee and immigrants’ rights.

Volunteers return from Houston

It was only a little over one year ago that Hurricane Harvey tied Hurricane Katrina as the costliest tropical cyclone on record. Volunteers for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, led by Sister Luke Boiarski, recently completed their third week-long disaster relief effort in Houston, Texas.

Graduation day in Botswana

At St. Mary’s English Medium Preschool in Lobatse, Botswana, Sisters celebrated the graduation of their students. For these children, it was their first experience in a structured setting and where they began the foundation for the learning that will occur as they further their education.

Sisters give relief after cyclone

Sisters, staff, and students of St. Vincent Matriculation School in Trichy visited the victims of the Gaja cyclone. The cyclone induced high-velocity winds of about 75 miles per hour, which caused massive damage in Tamil Nadu and parts of Puducherry. Over 60 people have died.

Children’s Day with the underprivileged 

Sister Agnes and Sister Swarupa celebrated Children’s Day with the most underprivileged children of the area to increase the awareness of people towards the rights, care, and education of children.

Stamps for charity

On this day, Sisters at Nazareth had a stamp trimming party. To help raise money for ministries, several Sisters helped trim stamps for Sister Miriam Ann’s stamp collecting ministry.

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are an international Congregation in a multicultural world. Impelled by the love of Christ, in the tradition of Vincent de Paul and the pioneer spirit of Catherine Spalding, Sisters and Associates are committed to work for justice in solidarity with oppressed peoples, especially the economically poor and women, and to care for the earth. They risk their lives and resources, both personally and corporately, as they engage in diverse ministries in carrying out this mission.

 

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Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

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Since 1979

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Since 2000

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Sister Wilma, 50 years of service

Sister Wilma Ross, who has faithfully served St. Ladislas Catholic Church and the South Side of Columbus for five decades, will retire at the end of the year.

A day with special children of Navjyoti Center, Kathmandu

Around 80 children come daily to Navjyoti Center, a day school, for differently abled children at Baluwatar, Kathmandu. Most of the children come to the center by the bus donated by the Indian embassy. Lisa Perekkatt, SCN, together with the fifteen teaching and...

Skill, caring, sharing and joy at regional Special Olympics softball games

It was a showcase of skill, caring, sharing and joy as three softball teams from St. Mary's Center in Louisville, Kentucky, participated in the Special Olympics regional softball tournament on Aug. 14–15. The team Sister Kitty Wilson, SCN (left), helps placed as...

Sister Swarupa speaks in the lead up to International Day of the Girl Child

Sisters are leading the conversation about gender equality in the lead up to International Day of the Girl Child. Students from Asha Kiran demonstrated the need to challenge and change discrimination existing in society.

From Navjyoti School to a rewarding life of nursing

This is the story of a young woman named Paku (her name has been changed for this story) from Shapur in Madhepura District of Bihar. Early on she was not at all interested in education and the hostel life that accompanied it. She stated that she could never dream of...

Nazareth Academy alumni meet in Mumbai

The Mumbai chapter of Nazareth Academy, Gaya NOSA (alumni) met in Mumbai, India, on Sept. 6. About 30 members attended the gathering. Past principals and SCN teachers Amrita Manjaly, Premila, Vijaya and Ann Palatty were delighted to meet the NOSA members and recall...

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