Daughter of Charity, receives a Civil Merit Medal

[Province of the Caribbean] Wednesday, June 19, King Felipe VI of Spain celebrated his five years as the Spanish monarch. He wanted to celebrate it by awarding the Civil Merit Medal to ordinary people who are building a better Spain. One of those chosen was Sister Monica, a daughter of Charity from Madrid-San Vicente Province.  She is a missionary in Haiti. Read More

The silent work of the Daughters of Charity in Haiti

[Province of del Caribe] A few days ago the web page: www.periodicolaperla.com published news about the work of the Daughters of Charity in Port-au-Prince. In the area of La Plaine, just outside Port-au-Prince, 5 sisters, 2 Spanish, one Haitian and one Polish, attend a medical and a day center for elderly people, which is the only help for many of their neighbors. In this neighborhood, like many others in the Haitian capital, where most houses do not have electricity or water, where the streets are not asphalted and there are mountains of garbage everywhere, breakfast and food provide by the sisters in the day center are the only food that some of these people receive. Read More

“The joy of being a Daughter of Charity”

[Province of Warsaw] In the Motherhouse, from April 29 to May 13, 2019, the International Session of the Spiritual and Vincentian Renewal for the Sisters from 11 to 24 years of vocation took place. It ran under the motto: “The joy of being a Daughter of Charity.” In total 74 Sisters participated. They came from Africa, Central, North and South America, Asia and Europe. The meeting was translated into 8 languages. Read More

Social Work Saint Louise de Marillac – Lorca

[Province of Madrid – Santa Luisa] The community of Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul of Lorca, currently formed by 6 Sisters, works in a disadvantaged neighborhood of the city, known as San Pedro, and its main mission is to work for prevention, promotion, and social insertion. All this is with a commitment to justice and rights of people impoverished and excluded from society. Read More

St. Louise de Marillac School of Miagao at 50

[Province of St. Louise de Marillac – Asia] Care for creation is one of the Vincentian core values that St. Louise de Marillac School of Miagao (SLMSM) integrates in its annual plan of action. In collaboration with different villages, this activity has raised awareness of the responsibility of keeping the environment clean and healthy, one that is conducive for LIFE.

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Farewell to the two Daughters of Charity

[Province of Warsaw Poland] On February 25, in the Provincial House of the Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul in Warsaw, Poland, the last farewell of the two Daughters of Charity: Sister Józefa Słupiańska (aged 107) and Sister Ewa Zgódka (aged 68) took place. Both were nurses. Read More