2019 Jubilee Memories!

A joyous gathering on Sunday, June 9, in Belmont, CA, allowed Sisters, family and friends to celebrate the Sisters who are marking 75, 70, and 60 years as Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. The photo gallery below offers glimpses of the mass and reception for many of these Sisters (some, sadly, were unable to

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Eulogy for Joan Panella, SNDdeN

Our beloved Sister Joan Panella: what to say about this gentle, caring, competent woman who believed in serving and “walking with” all those who needed her. Our presence here today is because our lives have been touched and infinitely blessed by Joan’s beautiful spirit. It even took 3 different SNDs to share even a little

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Recipe Box

A holiday poem by Sr. Kay McMullen I reach to the shelf for the recipe box and take down Christmas long ago. take down a simpler time when cakes came from bags of flour and sugar, tiny bottles of vanilla, scoops of cocoa, and recipes inked on white index cards. I take down Christmas in

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Thank you for your support of Giving Tuesday in 2018!

This video features both Sr. Sissy Corr, who works with the Notre Dame Boulangerie team and administers other programs in Les Cayes, and Adrienne Andrews, who directs the Notre Dame Mission Volunteers program that sends volunteers to support the SNDdeN’s programs in Haiti.

A Special Event on Friday, June 8

Please join us! California Sister Joan Burke has worked in different parts of Africa for most of her 56 years as an SNDdeN, and represented the Sisters at the United Nations for eight years. Most recently, she has been serving in adult education at Tangaza University College in Nairobi and as a member of the

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