The Junior Ladies of Charity from St. Vincent/Guardian Angel, St. Louis, just returned from a trip to New Orleans where they helped two families refurbish their homes. The girls scraped and painted two houses and added the finishing touches that made the houses home again. The girls raised the money to make their dream of […]
May 23, 2009 Gayle Johnson from Leawood, KS, a member of the Kansas City Ladies of Charity, and LCUSA Board member, S. Mary Ann Daly, SC, from Bronx, NY, sister moderator for LCUSA, and Mary Ann Brawley, DC, sister moderator of the Binghamton Ladies of Charity Association were among fifty-one recipients of the Seton Legacy […]
What is Twinning? AIC, our global parent, published a didactic booklet on TWINNINGS (December, 2003). “Twinning between two entities speaks of partnership, networking, cooperation and support, and… solidarity. Twinnings have been implemented in different ways: material support, training, friendships, exchanges of experiences, co-responsibility for a specific project, visits, mutual knowledge of countries, and cultural riches, […]
Madagascar Update 2/2010 Through our association with AIC (International Association of Charities), The Ladies of Charity became aware of the needs of Madagascar: food, clothing, housing, medicine, schooling, and more. In this impoverished country, even the basic need of water is not taken for granted. Here, many people lack life’s necessities; this a country often […]
The Ten Seeds of Systemic Change MEXICO CITY, Mexico–Participants at the Association of International Charities (AIC) Assembly Feb. 22-25, at Casa Lago, 30 miles outside Mexico City, learned personal change is necessary before any social change can take place. The theme, “Women Can Change the World” addressed how systemic change will assist the poor and […]
Save The Date: September 24th – 27th, 2009. Join us at the William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA. This year’s theme is “Ladies of Charity Bridging Hope, Service and Love”.
February 1, 2009 Dear Presidents: OUR LCUSA NATIONAL PRESIDENT AND PITTSBURGH CO-CHAIRS are excited to extend an invitation to all Ladies of Charity in the hope that many will be able to attend our assembly. 2009 is the 50th Anniversary of the Pittsburgh Ladies of Charity. We’d love to have you all come and help […]
Today marks the first ever university-based unit of the the Ladies of Charity USA (LCUSA) affiliation of some 35 administrators, faculty and staff of SJU as members of the LCUSA. See the Vincentian Encyclopedia for more background on the Ladies of Charity and the international group (AIC) of which it is a member. Read more […]
Sr. Mary Ann Daly, SC shared her personal experience with a homeless man who taught her and other administrators many lessons. The video, on the famvinglobal YouTube channel, was recorded at the Ladies of Charity Assembly in San Antonio.