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Visit to Kgalagardi (Kalahari) desert in Botswana Sister Sangeeta along with the Sisters Ann, Nisha and Mary, visited the Kgalagardi desert. The village Hukuntsi is one of the four major villages in its region of the Kgalagardi desert. The Hukuntsi parish...

More photos from Botswana Silver Jubilee of Sister Bibiana: https://goo.gl/photos/R2FnrvdMv5Qnpvke9

From the Charity FederationAt the request of Sister Sung Hae, we are beginning a novena for the people of Korea. The situation there is exceptionally tense, and our concerns are deep. The sisters of the Korean Province are praying the prayer at the same time...

Educational Tour for the children of Navjyoti Centre, Kathmandu SCNs Lisa Perekkatt, director of Navjytoti Centre, Kathmandu, Nepal, Philomina Bading and teachers took the children for an educational tour to Chandragiri Hills Ltd. situated on the south west...

Sister Bibiana celebrates the Silver Jubilee The Botswana community was privileged to celebrate the 25 years of dedicated, committed service, of Sister Bibiana to the people of God in India, Nepal and Botswana. The celebration was held in the parish at...

SCNs in Bangalore celebrate the perpetual vows of sistersSisters Jansel and Josephine Arul pronounced their perpetual vows on May 6, 2017 at Nazareth Convent, Chandapura in the presence of SCNs, Priests, religious from other congregations and their family...

Community service ministryA party was held this week to honor Marie Underwood who is retiring as the Coordinator of Community Service in Louisville. The Community Service ministry is housed at the SCN Apartments near Nazareth Home in Louisville. It acts as...

Future of Charity meeting in New OrleansWe wanted to share an overview of our recent Future of Charity meeting in New Orleans at the House of Charity Held the weekend of April 21-23, 2017. There are two hyperlinks within the overview that will take you to...

St. Michaels’ School, SaleStudents welcomed Sister Philo K, Patna provincial to St. Michaels’ School, Sale. See more photos.

Sisters in Bangalore ProvinceIn the Bangalore Province, Junior Sisters are enjoying a summer program.

Dozens of SCN family members collaborated with members of other organizations, including Presentation Academy, to highlight the issue of human trafficking. A prayer vigil was held across the street from the Hall of Justice in downtown Louisville, Kentucky....

SCN disaster relief team respondAt least thirteen people have died and dozens more injured as severe storms have brought flooding and tornadoes to Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas over the weekend. For the SCN disaster relief team, clean up begins...

SCN disaster relief team respondAt least thirteen people have died and dozens more injured as severe storms have brought flooding and tornadoes to Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas over the weekend. For the SCN disaster relief team, clean up begins...

A light for othersWith the Sisters, Jayan has found absolute joy in being a crusader against child marriage. She strives each day to educate at least one family on the evils of child marriage. Read...

A light for othersWith the Sisters, Jayan has found absolute joy in being a crusader against child marriage. She strives each day to educate at least one family on the evils of child marriage. Read...

Originally published in The Journey magazine Vol. I, 2017SCN scholarship changes a lifeJennifer, a young woman in Belize, received the scholarship to attend high school from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Without this award, her education would have...

Originally published in The Journey magazine Vol. I, 2017SCN scholarship changes a lifeJennifer, a young woman in Belize, received the scholarship to attend high school from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Without this award, her education would have...

Michael Anthony Wilson, SCN

Michael Anthony Wilson, SCN, 81, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, died at Nazareth Home, on Monday, May 1, 2017. Sister had been a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 60 years. Sister Michael Anthony served as a teacher in Louisville at St. Patrick and St....

Ellen Paul McGovern Memorial at St. Brigid’s, South BostonSCN Ellen Paul McGovern’s longtime friend from grade school and baseball team, Helen Morrissey, hosted a Memorial Mass and breakfast reception at St Brigid’s Church in South Boston...

Sister Martha Discher: An InterviewI went to Presentation Academy for my first two years of high school, and to Nazareth Academy for my last two. On graduating, I attended Nazareth College in Louisville for four years. After that, I worked in my father’s...

Sister Martha Discher: An Interview

I went to Presentation Academy for my first two years of high school, and to Nazareth Academy for my last two. On graduating, I attended Nazareth College in Louisville for four years. After that, I worked in my father’s store for six years. I was getting restless doing this, thinking that there had to be something better.

Inauguration of a Greenhouse and educational materials distributionApril 25 marks the second year of the devastating earthquake in Nepal. People are still unconsciously anxious about the quake. Many people lost their lives, most of them are homeless and some...

Christmas in April at Camp MariaChristmas came to Camp Maria Retreat Center, Leonardtown, Maryland on Saturday, April 29th. Over 30 volunteers from St. Mary’s County arrived at Camp Maria for a day of service – completing our annual spring cleaning of the...

Sister Theresa Kotturan was in Washington DC today at the climate rally. She was with Sister Julie Cutter, DC, who is the executive director of the Charity Federation.

Inauguration of a greenhouse and educational materials distribution

April 25 marks the second year of the devastating earthquake in Nepal. People are still unconsciously anxious about the quake. Many people lost their lives, most of them are homeless and some of them are living in trauma. Reconstruction work is going on at the pace of a tortoise because of the negligence of government and although some of the villages are already constructed still the rural area of Nepal seems to be under temporary shelter.

Earth Day 2017SCNA Eugenie Coakley, her husband Joe, friend Deb, Tess Browne, SCN, and her friend Carol Katz joined thousands on the Boston Common to rally for science. They celebrated advances in science which benefit humankind and they sought protection of...

A story of hope, strength, and determinationSpeaking to the Sisters, Riya recalls the day she was married, “I had no idea of all that was happening around me and just followed all that the elders told me to do.“ Read the...

A story of hope, strength, and determinationSpeaking to the Sisters, Riya recalls the day she was married, “I had no idea of all that was happening around me and just followed all that the elders told me to do.“ Read the...

Skill development program in MokamaThe newly professed Sisters and the second year novices attended a ten-day skills training in communication, leadership, and personality development at Nazareth Convent, Mokama, from April 17, 2017. As a resourceful teacher...