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Ministry Leadership Program to share sister model with campus ministers

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland (SOCF) is spearheading a new program to pair campus ministers with Catholic sisters in an effort to strengthen lay leaders’ understanding of the mission and model of sisters. The Ministry Leadership Program is…
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New program staff in Catholic sisters area welcomed at SOCF event

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland welcomed its new program staff for Supporting Catholic Sisters and their Ministries in an event with grantees, partners and sisters on October 1. Erin McIntyre, outgoing program officer and seven-year employee of SOCF,…
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Summer fellowship opens doors for Catholic grad

The summer fellows program at Catholic Community Connection gives local college students the chance to immerse themselves in a 10-week internship for one of several Cleveland-area Catholic-based organizations. This year, Tom McCartney, recent graduate of John Carroll University, stepped in…
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Sisters will again Circle the City with Love July 29

Catholic sisters are feeling the power of silence, and on July 29 they’ll join hundreds of other Clevelanders to use their quiet for good. Circle the Cities with Love started in 2016, when Sister Rita Petruziello, CSJ, learned that groups…
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Guest blog: Vision for a Fruitful Future – Sister Marian Durkin, CSA

Case Western Reserve University’s Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development released its 2016-2017 research on Catholic sisters in Northeast Ohio earlier this year. Developed with support from the Sisters of Charity Foundation, the survey and report explores sisters’ current…
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