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Blocks and Bridges Reflection: The Path Chosen for Me

Blocks and Bridges is an initiative that pairs sisters with lay co-workers to help build and transform their ministries.  It provides best practices in nonprofit management for sister-led, sister-founded ministries. The mutually beneficial relationship ultimately allows for a stronger posture when…
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Assembly of Catholic Foundations sparks hope on 20-year anniversary

More than 50 representatives from at least 20 organizations joined one another for three days of conversation, collaboration and inspiration as part of the 20th annual gathering of the Assembly of Catholic Foundations. First convened in 1998 by Sister Catherine…
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Catholic Health World highlights Generative Spirit collaboration

The below article, published by Catholic Health World, outlines how the Sisters of Charity Foundation is working with partners to help strengthen sister-led ministries for the future, through the Generative Spirit program. As announced in this news release, SOCF has…
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Sisters and Partners Share the Prophetic Mantle at Cleveland NCSW Event

A crowd of more than 130 sisters, associates and young adults gathered to engage in conversation about working together to strengthen the future of ministries as part of a National Catholic Sisters Week event in Cleveland on March 10. Celebrate…
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SOCF Awarded $750,000 Grant from Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Funds expand initiative to develop next generation lay leadership for sister-led, sister-founded ministries The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland (SOCF) has been awarded a $750,000 three-year grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to expand Generative Spirit, an SOCF-led effort to develop…
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