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Sisters Redouble Water-Saving Efforts

Sisters Redouble Water-Saving Efforts

Notre Dame Center sits on about 4.5 acres of land on Hendrix Avenue in Thousand Oaks and houses 32 Sisters of Notre Dame. In light of the worsening drought, several sisters were concerned that their 1.5 acres of landscaped space might be using too much water. So, with…
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Notre Dame Teachers  Gather at National Summit

Notre Dame Teachers Gather at National Summit

The Sisters of Notre Dame have dedicated themselves to education since 1850 when their congregation was first established. Today, an increasing number of lay people serve as faculty and staff in the schools that the sisters founded. To maintain the Notre Dame spirit in the classroom, the sisters…
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Sister Mary Frances Receives Education Award

Sister Mary Frances Receives Education Award

Sister Mary Frances Wahl recently received the Excellence in Catechetical Service Award for the San Pedro Region (one of five pastoral regions in the L.A. Archdiocese). The award is given to a handful of religious educators who are nominated by their colleagues each year. Sister traveled to Lakewood,…
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Seekers Find Peace at Notre Dame Center

Seekers Find Peace at Notre Dame Center

As the school year winds down, Sister Marie Paul Grech and Sister Antoinette Marie Moon are wrapping up the first season of “Seekers,” a women’s spirituality group that meets on the first Tuesday of each month from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Seekers began in the fall of 2014…
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Water and Biogas Systems Installed in Buseesa

Water and Biogas Systems Installed in Buseesa

The Sisters of Notre Dame partnered with the Greater Cincinnati Professional Chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) to install a biogas system at the site of their mission in Buseesa, Uganda and improve the local community’s water supply. EWB became aware of the sisters’ mission in Uganda via…
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Sisters Receive Generous Grant From NRRO

Sisters Receive Generous Grant From NRRO

This year, the Sisters of Notre Dame in California received $46,614 in Direct Care Assistance from the National Religious Retirement Office (NRRO). The NRRO collects money annually from Catholic parishes and distributes it to religious communities who need help funding the retirement of their elderly members. Any congregation…
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A Special Issue of Vision & Challenge is Here!

Vision & Challenge is published tri-annually by the Office of Mission Advancement for the Sisters of Notre Dame in California. This issue features an exclusive look at the new projects happening at our mission in Uganda. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an…
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East African Missions Become “General Delegation”

East African Missions Become “General Delegation”

The Sisters of Notre Dame mission in Uganda opened in 1995 under the sponsorship of the Covington, K.Y. and Los Angeles, C.A. provinces. It has grown over the past 20 years because of the support of our generous partners in mission. The prayers, financial contributions and volunteer services…
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The Gift of Listening

The Gift of Listening

Sister Mary Regina Robbins led a discussion last week on good listening, and the power we have to make others feel loved by really listening to them. See the whole talk here: [embed]https://vimeo.com/127643426[/embed]
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