Tribute paid to the St Louis sisters and their contribution to Carrickmacross over last 130 years

carrick 250x25030 MAY, 2019. Three hundred people were packed into the Ballroom Suite of the Nuremore Hotel, Carrickmacross on the evening of May 9, to pay tribute to the Sisters of St Louis for 130 years’ presence in Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan.

Terry Dodge SSL receives Congressional Woman of the Year award

terry 250x25030 MAY, 2019. Congratulations to Terry Dodge SSL, who was awarded the Congressional Woman of the Year Award from the City of Claremont, California, for her ministry at Crossroads Inc, which provides housing, education, support, counseling, and employment training in a home-like environment for women who have been incarcerated.

Official opening of Bakhita Empowerment Centre in Lagos takes place

bakhita 250x25025 APR, 2019. The Bakhita Empowerment Centre in Lagos, Nigeria, was officially opened last month, for the rehabilitation of survivors of human trafficking.

Ghanaian sister joins Dawhan Mission in Ethiopia

naomi 250x25025 APR, 2019. Naomi Nkrumah SSL is the newest sister on mission in Dawhan, Ethiopia. On February 17, 2019, she left Accra, Ghana, and embarked on her journey to Dawhan, via Addis Ababa, and Mekelle. Along the way, she marveled at the beauty of the landscape and the treachery of the terrain.

Blessing of new SSL community in Savè, Republic of Benin

blessing of Save 250x25028 MAR, 2019. God has blessed the Institute of the Sisters of St Louis with a new community in the city of Savè, Republic of Benin. Opened and blessed on February 19, 2019, the long-awaited community is part of the Nigeria Province, with Constance Dibie SSL and Theresa Peter Sheyin SSL having been missioned there from Nigeria.

SSL participate in HIV/AIDS conference in Goiânia, Brazil

brazil hiv conference 250x25028 MAR, 2019. Elenice Natal de Lima SSL, Margaret Hosty SSL and SSL Associate, Suely Marinho, took part in a special HIV/AIDS conference at AAVE headquarters in the city of Goiânia, Brazil last month. The main objective of the conference was to formulate proposals which would contribute to the improvement of the National Health System.