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Climate Change Task Force moving forward!

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Please join us in our efforts to save Earth before it is too late

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Discovering the Woods: A visit from a fresh perspective

By Mary Riley | July 24, 2019 | 2 Comments

Each day we get visitors, pilgrims and tour groups who explore the many wonderful things that are here for all to discover.

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White Violet Wednesday: The story behind our cucumbers

By Candace Minster | June 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Not to brag but our cucumbers are special The cucumbers we’ve been harvesting at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice are not your average cuke. They are specialty varieties, selected for their thin skins, small seed cavities, and crispy texture. They also have the added bonus of being “burpless,” for those of you who may have…

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Newsnotes summer 2019

By Sisters of Providence | May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Read the latest news and updates from the Sisters of Providence.

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Breathe in the Woods

By Kimberly Wright | May 17, 2019 | 3 Comments

As we think about spring, let’s reflect for a minute about the effect sunshine can have on our bodies, mind, and spirit

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Volunteer opportunity spotlight: The great outdoors

By Mary Riley | April 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

April is National Volunteer Month. Follow along each week as we highlight some of the opportunities the Sisters of Providence have available. If you’ve thought about volunteering but being stuck inside is not your thing, then you‘ll be happy to learn that the Sisters of Providence have many volunteer opportunities in the great outdoors. If…

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Perhaps you are interested in making a long-term commitment to the sustainability of our planet through meatless meals

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | April 12, 2019 | 1 Comment

A question to ponder: If beef was more expensive, would you eat as much of it?

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Volunteer opportunity spotlight: The many virtues of skirting

By Mary Riley | April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

What is skirting and why would you possibly want to volunteer to do it? Find out what it is and how this could be the perfect fit for you.

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | April 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

What if there was one small change you could make that would add up to a big difference for the health of the planet and help you to live healthily? Would you try it?

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

“Greater scarcity of water will lead to an increase in the cost of food and the various products which depend on its use.”

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

We commit ourselves … to live as citizens of Earth community with a common future. We commit to setting specific, measurable personal and group goals for simple living, wise use of Earth’s resources and love for one another

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Teaching, caring, inspiring for all creation. A ministry of the Sisters of Providence, White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana was established in 1996. Here you’ll find a herd of alpacas, a flock of laying chickens, a 5-acre USDA certified organic garden, orchards, bee hives, a Farm Store, nature trail and internship opportunities.

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