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Foundation Day: Celebrating 200 Years at Nazareth, 75 Years in India

VIDEO: A virtual prayer service was held on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, in recognition of Foundation Day and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s 200 years at Nazareth and 75 years in India.

Foundation Day Prayer Service – Dec. 1

In recognition of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s 200 years at Nazareth and 75 years in India, a virtual prayer service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, Foundation Day. All Sisters, Associates, employees and friends are invited to join. The time for the virtual prayer service will be 9 a.m. (Nazareth); 8 a.m. (Belize); 4 p.m. (Botswana); 5:00 p.m. (Kenya); 7:30 p.m. (India); 7:45 p.m. (Nepal). 

Giving Tuesday Raises Funds for Education

The 2022 Giving Tuesday campaign on Nov. 29 to invest in education in Botswana was a success, meeting our $9,350 goal.

Flood Relief Drive Helps Families

The Nelson County and surrounding communities stepped up ahead of Thanksgiving to keep families in Eastern Kentucky warm as they continue to face the aftermath of devastating summer floods. 

Foundation Day Prayer Service – Dec. 1
Foundation Day Prayer Service – Dec. 1

In recognition of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s 200 years at Nazareth and 75 years in India, a virtual prayer service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, Foundation Day. All Sisters, Associates, employees and friends are invited to join. The time for the virtual prayer service will be 9 a.m. (Nazareth); 8 a.m. (Belize); 4 p.m. (Botswana); 5:00 p.m. (Kenya); 7:30 p.m. (India); 7:45 p.m. (Nepal). 

Flood Relief Drive Helps Families
Flood Relief Drive Helps Families

The Nelson County and surrounding communities stepped up ahead of Thanksgiving to keep families in Eastern Kentucky warm as they continue to face the aftermath of devastating summer floods. 

Book Drive for Kids

Book Drive for Kids

We extend a special thanks to St. Mary’s first graders in Marietta, Ohio, for having a book drive for the children of...

Food Pantry Donation

Food Pantry Donation

The Nazareth Food Drive collected several items of food as well as more than $1,100 in monetary donations for the...

Flood Relief Drive at Nazareth

Flood Relief Drive at Nazareth

Nazareth is hosting a flood relief drive to help individuals and families in Eastern Kentucky who are still dealing...

Sisters Explore Bernheim Forest

Sisters Explore Bernheim Forest

Sisters, accompanied by staff of Sister Services, took a drive through Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest on Nov....

Inter-tribal water gathering

Inter-tribal water gathering

On Saturday, October 8, 2022, SCNs Chris Kunze, Julie Driscoll, Michelle Grgurich, and Sharon Gray attended the first...

Obituary of Mary Naomi Elder, SCN

Obituary of Mary Naomi Elder, SCN

Mary Naomi Elder, SCN, 95, was born in Louisville, Ky., on Sept. 1, 1927. She died Oct. 30, 2022, in Louisville, Ky....

Nazareth Food Drive

Nazareth Food Drive

The Nazareth Food Drive (sponsored by the Nazareth Mission Committee), held Oct.10-21, 2022, collected $1,136.00 in...

Stamps for Charity

Stamps for Charity

NOV. 22, 2022 - UPDATE: STAMPS ARE NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED For over 25 years, Sister Miriam Ann has received stamps...

Federation Marks Transition at UN

Federation Marks Transition at UN

The following article and images are from Sisters of Charity Federation News In October, Sisters of Charity Federation...

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

On Wednesday, Oct. 26, at noon, a spook-ta-cu-lar luncheon was held at the Hospitality Room in Louisville. It was...

Family Fun at Nazareth

Family Fun at Nazareth

A beautiful fall evening brought joy and laughter to campus on Thursday, Oct. 27, as hundreds of children and their...

Earth Walk

Earth Walk

On Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, Carolyn Cromer, Joetta Venneman and Elisa Owen, executive director of Kentucky Interfaith...

Charity Event at Nazareth

Charity Event at Nazareth

Over 350 guests visited Nazareth on Oct. 20 for a fundraising event to learn about and support the Sisters of Charity...

Sisters arrive at Nazareth

Sisters arrive at Nazareth

Mary Margaret Nirmala (Nimmie), SCN, and Vijaya Chalil, SCN, arrived at Nazareth Motherhouse Campus safely.  Thank you...

Carriage Rides at Nazareth

Carriage Rides at Nazareth

With fall colors at their peak and the autumn air crisp, Sisters bundled up as they were chauffeured around the...

‘Pawsitively’ Happy

‘Pawsitively’ Happy

The Sisters had a special visit from some furry friends this week as two dogs from Canines for Christ were on the...