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Volunteers complete build in Belize

Sister Luke Boiarski, the Kaucic family and their friends, recently built and blessed a house for Brenda, James and their family in Belize.

Labor Day in Belize and India

May 1 is Labor Day, also known as International Workers’ Day or May Day, in India and Belize.

Volunteers arrive in Belize

On April 24, Sister Luke Boiarski and nine volunteers composed of the Kaucic family and their friends ventured off to Belize.

Clean water

The Sisters in Belize learned how to make their own chlorine.

SCN program participant named volunteer of the year
SCN program participant named volunteer of the year

A volunteer with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth was recently named volunteer of the year in Bardstown, Kentucky. From Belize to his own backyard, David White volunteers his time helping others.

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Statement for Just-Peace
Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Statement for Just-Peace

We stand in solidarity with the Ukrainian people who are being oppressed by a war initiated by Russia and condemn the aggression as an injustice. We are thankful for those within Ukraine and the surrounding countries who are feeding, sheltering, and providing compassionate care to those displaced by the conflict and extend to them our prayerful and financial support. 

Belize volunteers pack meals
Belize volunteers pack meals

The volunteer group that travelled to Belize to build a house with Hand in Hand Ministries joined the Sisters at SCN Center Belize to pack food for the homeless.

Happy Independence Day to Belize

Happy Independence Day to Belize

On Monday, Sept. 21, Belize celebrates the 39th anniversary of Independence. St. Martin de Porres Parish in Belize...

45 years in Belize

45 years in Belize

Today is Sept. 1. For the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, this is a big day-Belize Foundation Day! When Mike Oliver,...

Seton Hill University volunteers

Seton Hill University volunteers

It was a historic partnership for the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Sister...

A home for the Ortiz family

A home for the Ortiz family

Volunteers for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth returned to Nazareth, Kentucky last week. The group was rewarded a...

Las Flores volunteers

Las Flores volunteers

Luke Boiarski, SCN, Director of the Lay Mission Volunteer Program, is leading a group of five volunteers to Las...

Home builds in Belize continue

Home builds in Belize continue

As the first home build of 2020 in Belize by SCN volunteers concludes a second begins. Ellen Sprigg says, "Blessings...

Volunteers in Belize

Volunteers in Belize

During the Liturgy held at St. Vincent de Paul Church, eight volunteers were commissioned for a home building mission...

Youth Christmas in Toledo

Youth Christmas in Toledo

Youths, around 120 of them in all from six of the villages in the Toledo District of Belize, came together to...

Join the Journey

Join the Journey

Watch to the seventh annual Join the Journey luncheon, in support of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. You will be...

Associates reach out to youth

Associates reach out to youth

Earlier in the year, Belize City Associates wanted to do an outreach program for a community with challenges. In...

New mission in Punta Gorda

New mission in Punta Gorda

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have opened a new mission in Punta Gorda Town in the Toledo District of Belize,...

Volunteers build a home in Belize

Volunteers build a home in Belize

This past week, volunteers of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, in collaboration with Hand in Hand Ministry, built a...

Partners in service

Partners in service

Luke Boiarski, SCN, director of volunteers for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Kentucky, visited St. Mary’s...

Supplies headed for Belize

Supplies headed for Belize

Thanks to the collaboration of the nursing staff of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and Hand in Hand Ministries,...

A home for Rose

A home for Rose

During a beautiful week in Belize, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth completed their third volunteer home building...

SCNA Office wraps up Belize visit

SCNA Office wraps up Belize visit

Sisters and Associates continued their visits with a gathering at the SCN Center in Belize on Saturday. Six Associates...

SCNA Office visits Belize

SCNA Office visits Belize

SCNA Director Andy Meyer, wife Diane, and Coordinator of the SCNA Office Tammy Mattingly, continue building...

A journey they will never forget

A journey they will never forget

A volunteer group was commissioned yesterday in Nazareth, Kentucky, to build a home in Belize in memory of Andrew...

Serving others

Serving others

Lay volunteers from around the United States enter into ministry with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Belize,...

A home for Manuel

A home for Manuel

Manuel was only 12 years old when Sister Luke Boiarski met him in Las Flores, Belize. Every day he would come to help...

A cross-cultural partnership

A cross-cultural partnership

Lay women and men continue in the cross-cultural partnership with the economically poor and marginalized established...

Sister Kerry arrives in Belize

Sister Kerry arrives in Belize

On Oct. 3, 2018, the Belize community welcomed Sister Kerry Rowland a Sister of Charity of Halifax to the Caribbean...