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PFS (Providence Family Services) volunteer motivated by dedication to education, justice

By Amy Miranda | July 16, 2010 | Comments Off on PFS (Providence Family Services) volunteer motivated by dedication to education, justice

Students and volunteer tutors who come to Providence Family Services in Chicago may recognize Sister Dorothy Gartland as the no-nonsense supervisor of the afterschool homework program. They are directly impacted…

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Sisters of Providence bestow honors on benefactors during annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Dinner

By Sisters of Providence | June 8, 2010 | Comments Off on Sisters of Providence bestow honors on benefactors during annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Dinner

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., bestowed major awards during the annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Dinner Saturday, June 5. The dinner is named in honor of the…

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Immigrant’s success is what Providence in the Desert is all about

By Amy Miranda | April 26, 2010 | Comments Off on Immigrant’s success is what Providence in the Desert is all about

Martha Langarica is a shining example of what Providence in the Desert is all about. Martha came to the United States from the state of Nayarit in Mexico 25 years…

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SMWC student takes service learning to heart

By Sisters of Providence | March 2, 2010 | Comments Off on SMWC student takes service learning to heart

A college course’s service learning requirement brought Tiffany Winhold to Educational/Family Services (EFS) in West Terre Haute four years ago. Her experience volunteering there led Winhold to incorporate service into…

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Sisters of Providence respond to Feb. 9 Oprah Winfrey Show about life of today’s nuns

By Sisters of Providence | February 12, 2010 | Comments Off on Sisters of Providence respond to Feb. 9 Oprah Winfrey Show about life of today’s nuns

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., have issued a response to the Oprah Winfrey television program broadcast on Feb. 9, featuring the Dominican Sisters of Mary of Ann…

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Three Sisters of Providence collaborate on project for Providence in the Desert

By Sisters of Providence | January 28, 2010 | Comments Off on Three Sisters of Providence collaborate on project for Providence in the Desert

Three Sisters of Providence from across the country recently came together to collaborate on a special project. A donor to Providence in the Desert, an SP sponsored ministry under Guerin…

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Banco Popular supports local mental health with Providence Family Services grant

By Sisters of Providence | January 6, 2010 | Comments Off on Banco Popular supports local mental health with Providence Family Services grant

Banco Popular recently brought to life their motto ‘Together we can make it happen’ by donating $3000 to Providence Family Services’ counseling program. Providence Family Services (PFS) of Chicago is…

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Sister Marie McCarthy awarded first-ever Guerin Outreach Ministries Leadership and Advocacy Award

By Sisters of Providence | November 29, 2009 | Comments Off on Sister Marie McCarthy awarded first-ever Guerin Outreach Ministries Leadership and Advocacy Award

Guerin Outreach Ministries, Inc., at their first annual meeting on Oct. 21, awarded the newly created Guerin Outreach Ministries Leadership and Advocacy Award to Sister Marie McCarthy, SP. Sister Marie…

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Providence Family Services Receives Grant from Target for Counseling Services

By Sisters of Providence | August 28, 2009 | Comments Off on Providence Family Services Receives Grant from Target for Counseling Services

[Chicago, Illinois] (Aug. 28, 2009) —Providence Family Services has been awarded a grant from Target in recognition of its efforts to provide affordable counseling services to the largely Spanish-speaking and…

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Providence in the Desert receives Foley Grant

By Sisters of Providence | July 2, 2009 | Comments Off on Providence in the Desert receives Foley Grant

Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods ministering to the second- poorest population in the United States have just received a boost to support their ministry. Thanks to a Coachella Valley,…

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Sister Adelaide donates handmade puppet collection to day care

By Sisters of Providence | June 15, 2009 | Comments Off on Sister Adelaide donates handmade puppet collection to day care

Sister Adelaide Ortegel can’t help herself. Recently, she was showing a couple of teachers how to operate the marionettes that she made so they could learn the techniques. When the…

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Sister Charles Van Hoy awarded the Edward N. Howard Literacy Award

By Sisters of Providence | May 2, 2009 | Comments Off on Sister Charles Van Hoy awarded the Edward N. Howard Literacy Award

Sister Charles Van Hoy was awarded the Edward N. Howard Literacy Award by the Wabash Valley Literacy Coalition on April 23. Sister Charles currently ministers at Educational/Family Services in West…

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