Where We Serve - Outreach
Assisi Heights Spirituality Center
Providing a sacred space for individuals or groups, offering retreats to members of the Sisters of Saint Francis community, as well as others in the Rochester area and beyond.
Comunidad Enlaces de Esperanza
An SSND community on the United States-Mexico border serves as volunteers and a collaborative presence to a variety of organizations that reach out to migrants in the sister-city of Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico, and support humanitarian aid efforts in the Arizona desert. The sisters offer hospitality and an educational experience for those who wish to learn about the issues of immigration as they relate to the border.
Global Partners Running Waters
Elm Grove, Wisconsin
Non-profit organization established to build relationships through collaboration on water, food, and health projects in Latin America.
Retreat dedicated to the faith formation and character development of youth, empowering them to reach the fullness of their potential.
Homa Bay, Kenya
Providing education, food security, psychosocial support, and character formation for needy and vulnerable children.
Research into Alzheimer’s Disease and aging, focused on SSND participants.