This prayer appeared in the Archdiocese of Washington Ladies of Charity Newsletter, January 2022.
While insidious, gender-based violence (GBV) is not inevitable; it can and must be prevented.
The title is “A New Beginning”. It urges us to meet the new year and our current challenges with beginners’ minds, renewed vision, and open hearts.
The mission of Bread for the City is to help Washington, DC residents living with low income to develop their power to determine the future of their own communities.
The Ladies of Charity (LOC), St. Jane Frances de Chantal Parish, Bethesda, MD, held a luncheon for retiring LOC President, Maryann Rooney, in recognition of her (more than) 20 years of faithful service.
We are working to send at least 1,000 essential care kits to the Dulles Refugee Camp.
Long before the children and grandchildren of our food pantry clients started back to school, the Ladies of Charity Calvert County were hard at work on providing them with backpacks and supplies for the new school year.
The LOC of Kansas City take some of their new members on a tour to visit the beneficiaries of their efforts.
We wish you a Merry Christmas and all the best for the New Year!