Pittsburgh St. PAtrick's Day Parade - March 11, 2017
Come cheer on our Sisters at one of the country's largest St. Patrick's Day celebration! More than 50 Sisters will participate in Pittsburgh's St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday, March 11. Our seventh year as participants, this festive event is an opportunity to honor the dedicated services of all Catholic Sisters and bring attention to the needs of those served by Sisters and our ministries. For a second consecutive year, we were blessed to receive a mini-grant from National Catholic Sisters Week to support our outreach efforts during the parade.
standup sisters 2 - March 14, 2017
Standup Sisters 2: Border Crossings will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14 in the Zappala College Center at La Roche College in McCandless, Pa. The event promises uplifting stories and music with the Church's own superheroes -- sisters! Catholic sisters who work with vulnerable migrant populations will share personal stories of mission and faith. Speakers are from the Sisters of Divine Providence, Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill, Sisters of St. Joseph (Baden) and the Sinisinawa Dominicans of Wisconsin. KDKA-TV's Lynne Hayes-Freeland will emcee the evening, which will include a reception. Admission is free.
puppets, peru & pizza - March 14, 2017
The Pittsburgh Religious Vocation Council will host Puppets, Peru & Pizza on Tuesday, March 14, at Robert Morris University in Moon Township, Pa. The event will pair sisters with college students to create ornate puppets for the Diocese of Pittsburgh's mission in Chimbote, Peru.