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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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Join us March 10 for National Catholic Sisters Week

National Catholic Sisters Week is an annual series of events that instruct, enlighten and bring greater focus on the incredible lives of women religious. Taking place this year from March 8 to 14, National Catholic Sisters Week 2018 is offering events across the…
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Collaborative Spirit Lives on at Neighborhood Ministry

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is pleased to support National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), an annual celebration that takes place from March 8-14 created to honor Catholic sisters. We are devoted to sharing the important work taking place by Catholic…
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Sister Story: Sr. Norma Raupple, OSU

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is pleased to support National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), an annual celebration that takes place from March 8-14 created to honor Catholic sisters. We are devoted to sharing the important work taking place by Catholic…
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The Enduring Legacy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine

There was an urgent need for health care for the poor when four women from France heeded a call by the bishop of Cleveland to come to the city’s aid. The year was 1851, disease was spreading through poor communities,…
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SOCF Spotlight: Supporting Catholic Sisters and Ministries

Catholic sisters have long been at the forefront of identifying and serving unmet community needs. Their call and devotion to people – especially the most vulnerable – is deeply felt and known. But Catholic sisters face critical questions about the…
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Sister Stories Profile: Sr. Loretta Spotila, CSA

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is devoted to sharing the important work taking place by Catholic sisters throughout the nation and are lifting up their voices by sharing Sister Stories. This week we are sharing a profile on Sister Loretta Spotila,…
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Sister Stories Profile: Sister Helen Jean Novy, HM

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is devoted to sharing the important work taking place by Catholic sisters throughout the nation and are lifting up their voices by sharing Sister Stories. This week we are sharing a profile on Sister Helen Jean…
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