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With our faith in God's presence and finding inspiration in the people we serve, we have many reasons to celebrate and embrace the future; we invite you to walk with us in creating this future as a vowed member, an associate, a volunteer or a ministry partner.

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Sisters of Charity, BVM Support Social Justice and Nonviolence Issues: Current Justice Issues

2015-2016 Registration Materials are now available online! Click Here!

This teacher and administrator has always believed that “where one BVM is, there is the whole congregation.”



Sue Hattel, local/state president of Church Women United, presents Mary McCauley, BVM with the Human Rights Award.

Diminutive sister refuses to lose hope in her work for justice!

BVM President Teri Hadro congratulates Marilyn Thomas, BVM.

BVM says that her 100th birthday “came so fast!”

New BVM leadership team members are (l. to r.) President Teri Hadro, Second Vice President LaDonna Manternach, and First Vice President Lou Anglin.

Sisters of Charity, BVM elect new Leadership Team.

Two sisters celebrate jubilees at Mount Carmel.

Alumni award recipients are (l. to r.) Chris Murray, Carolyn Farrell, BVM (Lester), and Paul J. Duwelius, M.D.Carolyn Farrell, BVM Receives Distinguished Alumni Award

Educator and administrator honored for lifetime of ministry and civic commitments.


Great Give Day: An Opportunity to Support the BVMs!

We are grateful to our friends and benefactors who participated!


 BVMs Join Area Sisters in ‘Pray it Forward’ Campaign

All are invited to join sisters in raising awareness of social justice issues!


 ‘Motherhouse Road Trip’ Features Two BVMs in Dubuque, Iowa

If you missed the live-streaming, you can hear the podcast at


 BVMs Join Sisters to Promote Care of Earth

Prayer services held at billboard locations in Dubuque and Davenport, Iowa, on Jan. 27.


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