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School Sisters of Notre Dame. Education in the Broadest Sense. Our mission as School Sisters of Notre Dame is to bring all to that oneness for which Jesus Christ was sent. Mother Theresa, German foundress of the School Sisters of Notre Dame.

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School Sisters of Notre Dame

Education in the Broadest Sense.


Our mission as School Sisters of Notre Dame is to bring all

to that

oneness

for which

Jesus Christ

was sent.

Mother Theresa, German foundress of the School Sisters of Notre Dame


We choose to fulfill our mission through education in its broadest sense with sensitivity to women, youth, and persons who are poor.


We believe in the empowerment of persons.


We educate with the conviction that

transformation is possible.


We strive to do this wherever we are sent.

Sister Cathy Arata, SSND, El Salvador


FIRST MINISTRY IDEAL

Faith Communities


We strive to create

positive levels of trust.

S. Irene Pryle, SSND, Our Lady of Hope / St. Luke School


We value wholesome work environments.

Sr. Corinne Gmuer SSND, Florida


We celebrate Eucharist and strive to

promote gospel values.

SSND Motherhouse Chapel


SECOND MINISTRY IDEAL

Inclusivity


Our experience has shown us that increasing sensitivity to minorities, to those who are marginalized, and to persons of diverse

cultures will transform our world.

Dinner at Marian House


We encourage collaboration and dialogue between people with differences.

S. Mel Bennett SSND, Marian House


We promote mutual enrichment by

interaction with different cultures.

Sister Rose Federici, SSND, St. Peter’s School, Philadelphia


THIRD MINISTRY IDEAL

Promoting Women


We strive to foster the leadership potential in the Church and in society.

Sister Joanne Hanrahan

presents the speaker at

the Women’s Institute


We work to empower young women to become leaders.

Grotto Dedication, Institute of Notre Dame


FOURTH MINISTRY IDEAL

Global Perspectives


We advocate care for the environment.


We foster

understanding

of other cultures.

Sister Valeria Wagner,

St. Pius X School


We favor interdependence

rather than competition.


FIFTH MINISTRY IDEAL

Systemic Change


We believe in making choices from the perspective of the oppressed and disadvantaged.


We believe in raising consciousness about justice issues.

“Clothesline Project” demonstrating against Domestic Violence


SIXTH MINISTRY IDEAL

Exclude No One

from Our Concern


We are committed to

women,

youth

and persons

who are

materially

poor.

St. Veronica’s Headstart Program


We are committed to sharing our lives

and resources.

Sister Marianne Roderick, SSND, Mother Seton Academy


We are committed to supporting families.


SEVENTH MINISTRY IDEAL

Education


We encourage participation in volunteer services.

Notre Dame Preparatory School students at Villa Assumpta


We believe in developing lay leadership.


and empowering

persons

to care for

others

in need.

Job training at Villa Assumpta


The SSND Presence in North America


Since1847


And Into the New Millennium…


“The world is our classroom

educating in the broadest sense-

wherever we are.”


The SSND Ministries Worldwide


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