Vincentian Family Calls on Members to Provide Scholarships

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The Vincentian Family has just launched the second year of its scholarship program with the  Foundation for the Technological and Economic Advancement of Mirebalais (FATEM) to educate economically disadvantaged elementary students in Haiti. With the support of Vincentian Family members, FATEM educated more than 2,000 Haitian children in 14 rural schools, each of whom received […]

AIC-2011 International Assembly

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Eight members of the Ladies of Charity in the United States gathered with 280 volunteers from all over the world in El Escorial, Madrid, March 30-April 3.  The focus of the Assembly, “Education as a means to eradicating poverty,” inspired delegates to look beyond the usual definition of education.  Education should enable a person to […]

Sr. MaryAnn Daly Elected to SCNY Leadership Team

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Sr. MaryAnn Daly, SC, Sister Moderator of the Ladies of Charity, was elected to serve on the Leadership Team of the Sisters of Charity of New York as First Councilor. The Ladies of Charity congratulate Sr. MaryAnn and ask for God’s blessings as she assumes her new role. Also elected to the SCNY Leadership were Jane […]

LCUSA Spanish Brochure Updated

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The LCUSA Brochure has been translated into Spanish. Chapters and Associations with Spanish-speaking members or potential members are encouraged to obtain the new tri-fold pamphlet from the National Service Center for distribution.

LCUSA Members Elected to AIC Executive Board

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Congratulations to Margaret Hanson and Gayle Johnson, both of whom were elected to the International Association of Charities (AIC) Executive Board! Elections took place in Madrid, Spain on Sunday, April 3, following the international meeting of volunteers from Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and United States. Over 160 volunteers attended AIC’s assembly, held in El […]

March 15 AIC Day of Prayer

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The following was received in a letter from the AIC Secretary International. We encourage all members to join in prayer on March 15. Dear Presidents and friends, As in previous years, the 15 March will be our AIC Day of Prayer. It seems important to us that, once a year, the 200,000 AIC volunteers throughout […]