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Sisters of St. Francis Golf Tournament – June 12 & Online Auction

Enjoy a day of golf while supporting the mission and ministries of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities. We dedicate this year’s golf outing fundraiser in loving memory of Sister Rosita Wellinger. Date: Monday, June 12, 2017 Location: Longue Vue Club, Verona, PA Schedule: 10:00 Registration/driving range and putting greens open

Sisters Collaborate to Create Award-Winning Millvale EcoDistrict Pivot Plan

Our sisters in western Pennsylvania are proud to be a part of the Millvale EcoDistrict Pivot Plan, which recently was honored with two national awards during the annual conference of the American Planning Association (APA) in New York City. The Borough of Millvale was recognized with a Silver 2017 National Planning Achievement Award for Environmental

Sister Mary Frances Named 2017 Woman Religious of the Year

Sister Mary Frances Cannon is devoted to bringing hope to people in a world that is often times clouded by darkness. “Our world is in need of peace and mercy, and that is what I try to bring,” she says. For her unwavering commitment to making the world a better place, Sister Mary Francis received

Migration Monday

Migration Facts From the US Conference of Catholic Bishops; prayer from Catholic Health Association Since 2010, 3.6 million immigrants have become naturalized US citizens. Unauthorized immigrants also pay a wide range of taxes, including sales taxes where applicable and property taxes – directly if they own and indirectly if they rent. Estimates state that unauthorized

15th Annual Food & Wine Tasting – May 9

Proceeds benefit the mission and ministries of the Sisters of St. Francis to people in need. Free wine glasses and hors d’oeuvre trays, silent and live auctions, wine pull Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 5 - 7 p.m. Location: St. Mary of the Angels 201 Reist Street, Williamsville, N.Y. 14221 Tickets: $50 per person

Chaplain Becomes Franciscan Associate

Franciscan Associates of the Sisters of St. Francis come from all walks of life — single and married, women and men, employed and retired. Now the congregation has been doubly blessed by having a diocesan priest as an associate. Rev. John Leising presently serves as chaplain for our sisters at St. Mary of the Angels,

Sister Alicia Honored with Proclamation

Sister Alicia Damien Lau was recently honored with a proclamation from the House of Representatives in the state of Hawaii “for her many years of kind, loving service to the Hansen’s disease patients of Kalaupapa, Molokai.” We join Hawaii’s state representatives in celebrating Sister Alicia for “consistently going above and beyond her duties to ensure