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Feast of St. Kateri Tekakwitha
Today is the Feast Day of St. Kateri Tekakwitha (celebrated in Canada on April 17). St. Kateri is the first Native American to be recognized as a saint by the Catholic Church.
Plastic Free July is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution so we can have cleaner streets, water ways, and beautiful communities. The movement has inspired participants in 190 countries! Each of us making a small change will collectively make a massive difference to our communities
Sister Margarida was born in the Azores and moved to Ontario with her family as a teenager. After working for 14 years, She became an affiliate with SSND and in August 1982 she entered the formation house as a postulant. This path led to her life as an educator, administrator, and beloved SSND. Sister Margarida truly cared for others, her generous spirit and joyful presence will live on in all she touched.
  • Celebrations

    Jubilee 2024

    Each year, we honor and celebrate our sister Jubilarians. Jubilee is a special time to rejoice with our Sisters as they celebrate their years of faithful love and service to God. This Jubilee year of celebration and commemoration provides an opportunity for each Jubilarian to renew her vows and reflect on God’s boundless love. 

  • Spirituality

    Integral Vision Series

    The diverse, fragile, yet generative web of life is created and sustained through right relationship, mutuality, and cooperation among many varied life forms.  These insights compel us to think anew about our commitment “to be one,” with ourselves, each other, and with the earth.

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    In-person or virtual keep an eye on our events calendar!

  • Alumni News

    Keeping in Touch

    The School Sisters of Notre Dame invite you to take a walk down memory lane!

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  • Virtual Prayer Room

    Let us unite for peace in our fractured world

    Shalom North America will open a virtual prayer room Friday, January 5, from 10 am-10 pm, EST. It will be available every Friday.


  • Story

    Tactfully approaching Racial Justice

    Called to Action Season 4: Dismantling Racism, is now available. Sister Anna Marie Reha returns this season to co-host with Adam Schicker, communications manager at SSND.