Belize Articles

Hurricane Lisa

Hurricane Lisa hit Belize City on Wednesday evening, Nov. 2, 2022, at about 5:20 p.m., as a Category 1 hurricane.

SCNAs Meet in Belize

SCNAs in Belize City finally met for the first in-person evening prayer at the SCN House, after two years of no face-to-face interactions.

LIFE Celebrates International Day of Older Persons

LIFE joined St. Martin’s Parish at their Oct. 2 mass to Celebrate the International Day of Older Persons. The theme for this year was “Resilience of Older Persons in a Changing World.”

SCNAs Gather in Dangriga

The weekend of Friday, Sept. 23 through Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Associates in Dangriga gathered for their annual retreat and commitment service.

Federation at Work
Federation at Work

This coming October will be four years since Sister Kerry Rowland, SCH, answered the call of the Federation to minister in Belize with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

School supplies for Belize City
School supplies for Belize City

Because of the Covid pandemic, many families without jobs struggle to keep up with the basic necessities for survival.

Volunteers complete build in Belize
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.

Colonization

Colonization

“The mountains shall yield peace for the people, and the hills justice.” (Psalm 72:3) The glimpse that Sister Carlette...

Merry Christmas from Belize

Merry Christmas from Belize

Sisters in Belize wish you a merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! https://vimeo.com/493831460

Taking Christmas to seniors

Taking Christmas to seniors

In Belize Living Independently in Full Existence (LIFE) aims to improve the quality of life of seniors living in the...

Update from LIFE

Update from LIFE

Sister Carlette Gentle is now back in Belize and at home after quarantine. She returned to working at LIFE with...

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...