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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!

“Being a religious woman is very freeing,” says this BVM. 



Call to action includes message billboards and postcards sent to government officials.

Sisters Dorothy Feehan (Agnes Cecile) (l.) and Therese Jacobs (Therese Carmelle) enjoy a ride to the cemetery on the golf cart “shuttle,” driven by Kyle Collins, donor relations representative for the Sisters of Charity, BVM.

Memorial Mass Honors Beloved BVMs

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!

Two sisters celebrate jubilees at Mount Carmel.

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.

BVM President Teri Hadro congratulates Marilyn Thomas, BVM.Centenarian Sister Commemorates Special Day at Mount Carmel

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


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.


 BVMs Join Area Sisters in ‘Pray it Forward’ Campaign

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


 BVMs Join Sisters to Promote Care of Earth

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


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

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