Current Gifts

...a portion of guaranteed income as tax-free income. The Sisters will not accept an initial charitable gift annuity for less than $5,000.00 or from anyone, or any couple, younger than...
Sr. Helen Huewe Receives 2019 Matthew 25 Award

Sr. Helen Huewe Receives 2019 Matthew 25 Award

...passion project is working with the Marshallese community in Dubuque. She got involved with Dubuque Paradise Church in 2018 when she learned that the local Marshallese community was in danger...
Sisters’ Billboards Promote Care Of The Earth

Sisters’ billboards Promote Care of the Earth

...Virgin Mary, Dubuque Franciscan Sisters, Visitation Sisters and Trappistine Sisters, Dubuque. Sisters United News comprised of communicators from these religious communities created the “Care for our Common Home” message for...
Day Of Peace Events Planned In Dubuque

Day of Peace Events Planned in Dubuque

...Science, a conservation institute. The other main events in Dubuque for the Day of Peace include: Hike to Help Refugees, Saturday, September 19, noon-2 p.m. Start at Loras College (outside...

Corporate Stances

...protection policies, inhumane treatment of immigrants, the sharp decline in civil discourse, abandoning our global commitments, a growing economic disparity, the erosion of institutions that safeguard democracy, the rise of...
Upcoming Events At The Canticle Of Creation Center

Upcoming Events at the Canticle of Creation Center

...(563) 582-3592 or info@shalomretreats.org. June 19, 2019 – Summer Solstice Drumming Circle, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Presented by Deb Stevens. Native drums, being made in a circle, represent the...
Sister Water Project Committee Creates Lenten Calendar

Sister Water Project Committee Creates Lenten Calendar

...the Sister Water Project website at http://www.osfdbq.org/sister-water-project-main/lenten-calendar/. “We invite everyone to use this calendar throughout their 2019 Lenten observance,” said Sister Kathy Knipper, OSF. “We hope the calendar helps others...
Sister Norma Jean Holthaus, OSF

Sister Norma Jean Holthaus, OSF

...https://www.youtube.com/dubuquefranciscans. Viewing of the body will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 30 in the Francis House Chapel with a Mass of Christian Burial at 1 p.m....
Walk For Sister Water March 12-22, 2021

Walk for Sister Water March 12-22, 2021

...been over 290 well projects completed in Tanzania and over 20 water systems in Honduras. How the walk works: Dedicate time to walk the distance of 5K (3.1 miles) any...