Upcoming Events

Creation Celebration Offers Something for Everyone

Bring a friend or the whole family and celebrate the feast of St. Francis and God's creation Sunday, Oct. 2 at Alverna Heights in Fayetteville, New York. Enjoy crafting, exploring nature, playing games and learning more about recycling and our beautiful retreat and nature center. Learn More about Alverna Heights. >

Fairway to Heaven – Monday, Sept. 19

Mark your calendar now to join the sisters at the 13th annual Fairway to Heaven Golf Tournament! You’ll enjoy a day of good golf, good times, and good deeds — all in support of our retired sisters. Date: Monday, September 19, 2016 Location: Cavalry Club, Manlius, N.Y. Your day includes: • 18 holes of [...]

Eat. Drink. Pray. – Wednesday, April 20

Join us for an evening of good food and good cheer — all in support of the retirement needs and community care of the Sisters of St. Francis. Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Location: Franciscan Villa 6900 Buckley Road, Syracuse, NY 13212 Tickets: $50 per person LEARN MORE / TICKETS [...]

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Irish Dancers Perform for Sisters at the Franciscan Villa On March 11, a group of 25 Irish step dancers brought a touch of Ireland to sisters at the Franciscan Villa in Syracuse, New York. The young dancers from Francis Academy of Irish Dance performed both soft and hard shoe dances. Following their performance, the [...]

National Catholic Sisters Week March 8 – 14

We are proud to be a part of National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), held this year March 8 through 14. A new report from Foundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities (FADICA), Understanding U.S. Catholic Sisters Today, represents both a resource for learning about religious life and a bridge between women religious and the general [...]

In Praise and Gratitude

[two_third last=”no”] Each year, the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities join in prayerful appreciation with our friends and donors at special Benefactor Appreciation events held throughout our congregation. […]