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12th CMI Conference brings Catholic Sisters together

Devoted to its mission of supporting Catholic sisters and their ministries, and recognizing the needs that sisters in this region faced, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina launched the Collaboration for Ministry Initiative (CMI) in 2003. The Foundation…
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Foundations sponsor 18th annual Assembly of Catholic Foundations Conference

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland and the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina co-sponsored the Assembly of Catholic Foundations (ACF) Conference in Charleston, South Carolina in June. The ACF Conference is an annual conference for Catholic foundations…
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National Catholic Sisters Week includes event in Cleveland

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 2016 is offering…
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Sr. Judith Ann Karam, CSA reflects on Pope’s visit

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA recently penned the following reflection about Pope Francis and his visit to the United States in 2015, which was published in the December 15 issue of Catholic Health World. Sister Judith Ann attended the Pope’s…
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Study: Number of U.S. women religious about the same as a century ago

On December 9, FADICA (Foundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities) released a comprehensive report of the latest sociological studies of U.S. Catholic sisters. Understanding U.S. Catholic Sisters Today presents findings that Catholic sisters are hopeful about their future, unified amidst diversity and…
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Foundation sponsors 2015 Crain’s Women of Note & Summit

Throughout 2015, the Sisters of Charity Foundation celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Saint Ann Foundation. Saint Ann was the nation’s first health care conversion foundation. Its creation by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine profoundly changed the face…
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SOCF installs Progress & Promise exhibit at Regina Health Center

Progress & Promise: Sisters Serving Northeast Ohio is the local component of the nationally renowned exhibition Women & Spirit: Catholic Sisters in America. Created by the Leadership Conference of Women Religious in 2009, Women & Spirit shares the historical contributions…
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Exhibit installed in Richfield celebrates Catholic sisters

In a fitting tribute to the stories of Catholic sisters from all communities that have ministered in Northeast Ohio, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland has permanently installed Progress & Promise: Sisters Serving Northeast Ohio at Regina Health Center…
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Corita Kent art discussion at MOCA Cleveland

In conjunction with the Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Cleveland, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is hosting a program and discussion about the art of Corita…
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Convocation brings Women Religious, Laity Together

As part of the Collaboration for Ministry Initiative, representatives from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, Catholic women religious and lay partners recently met for an Intergenerational Convocation. Intergenerational Convocation: Anchors and Innovators with a Heart for Mission was…
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