Some historians believe the 1st Thanksgiving was in Canada when Sir Martin Frobisher sailed from England to the Canadian territory in 1578, and celebrated with salt beef and mushy peas gaving thanks for making it across the ocean safely. Happy Thanksgiving to our Canadian Sisters!
On October 14, our province celebrates Canadian Thanksgiving Day with our sisters, associates, and staff in Canada. We give God praise and thanks for all we have received and pray in gratitude for the abundant blessings bestowed upon us, our family, friends, and congregation.
The Winners of the Oktoberfest Raffle for October 11th ARE....
SSNDs have been committed to facilitating the wellbeing of girls through education since 1833! Please read our JPIC office’s latest Just Act, “‘Little Girl, Arise!’” to get a sense of the importance of gender equality to the four commitments of our province.