News and Events

Melina Tidwell Torres is still coping with jetlag after her Operation Smile mission in Zunyi, China, this North Arlington teen is delighted to have made a difference in the lives of many children who were awaiting no-cost corrective surgeries for cleft lip and cleft palate.
Sister Cora Lee Middleton, SSND, who is a registered nurse, recently retired after 35 years of service and commitment to the Tutwiler Clinic at Tallahatchie General Hospital in Charleston, Mississippi.
Sister Louis
On Saturday morning, March 16, twelve School Sisters of Notre Dame, twelve SSND associates, and ten “interested” women gathered at Notre Dame Convent in Waterdown, to share each others company and to learn and enjoy hearing about the joys and struggles that shaped the spirit of a valiant foundress. 

Sophia Melone, Caitlin Brannigan, Sarah McGowan, and Jacklyn Kelly are well known throughout the Academy of the Holy Angels for their exemplary kindness.

Holy Angels junior Czarina Alfonso
Everyone at Holy Angels knew Czarina Alfonso would receive a silver medal when she became New Jersey’s top high school youth volunteer in the 2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program...
In Appreciation of Our Donors
Do you know that you are prayed for daily?  You are.  We feel that this is the very best way we can thank you. A favorite saying of the SSNDs is,” May God reward You!”
On Saturday, April 27, the day Sister Julita will celebrate 103 years on earth, a Mass will be offered for her. Celebrations with sisters, associates and her extended family are planned throughout the week - with an abundance of chocolate at the festivities – one of her favorite things!
Sister Bernice Volk, SSND
Sister Bernice Volk, slight in stature, is agile and active as she celebrates her 99th birthday this spring. Today Sister Bernice’s routine includes being Eucharistic minister, folding linens in the laundry room, watching the evening news and making popcorn for the Friday NDC community fun night!
Sister Barbara and Cece C
NDP's Cece C. (Class of 2020), Junior CCAP Vice President, and Sister Barbara Brumleve attended the National Women’s History Alliance Awards Luncheon to honor Sister Alice.
Elizabeth Johnson CSJ
At the heart of our lackluster response to our planet Earth’s current crisis of sustainability is what Pope Francis describes as a modern anthropocentrism.  Please watch Fordham University’s Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ, deliver a lecture, “The Challenge of US” at Boston College Boisi Center for Religion and American Life.
Earth Day is coming (April 22)! Calling All Volunteers! Get ready to come out and show your support for clean communities. Earth Day Network is coordinating volunteer Clean Ups across the U.S. for Earth Day 2019. Join in right here in Baltimore!
Congratulations to the following organizations, which have received Gospel Fund grants to support their missions.
At the heart of our lackluster response to our planet Earth’s current crisis of sustainability is what Pope Francis describes in "Laudato Si" as a modern anthropocentrism.
Doris was a woman of strong character. She was good talker, and it was remarked that, “she said what she meant and meant what she said.” She was firm in her opinions and expected much of herself and others.
Its World Water Day, please join us in reflecting upon and appreciating our relationship to water and the earth! The Water Committee has prepared a reflection calendar for the month between World Water Day (3/22) and Earth Day (4/22).
World Water Day is happening March 22! The Water Committee invites you to reflect upon and appreciate our relationship to water and the earth with a reflection calendar for the month between World Water Day and Earth Day (4/22).
Hilda Marie Sutherland arrived at the Institute of Notre Dame (IND) at the age of 17, after discerning a call to religious life with the School Sisters of Notre Dame. Over the next six decades, the school would be her home and her place of work.

Young women who excel in science and mathematics have been inducted into the Academy of the Holy Angels’ chapters of the Science National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta.

Sister Marie was amazing in her humanity and spirituality.  She took time to notice others, understood their situation, was supportive and encouraging.
During the Province Four Commitments Weekend March 1-3, 2019, we focused our attention on Water, Immigration, Human Trafficking and Haiti by looking through the lens of Integral Ecology.