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Remembering Sister Dorothy Young SP

Posted in: News, In Memoriam

Sister Dorothy Young ministered in child care for the majority of her active years

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Rest in peace Sister Caroline Smith

Rest in peace Sister Caroline Smith

Posted in: News, In Memoriam

Formerly known as Sister Marie Immaculate Heart, Sister Caroline was called to new life on September 6.

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Special gifts enable unique cancer care program

Posted in: News, What’s New

Genesis foundress and cancer survivor, Sister Elizabeth Oleksak uses generous donations to benefit others.

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Emerging from COVID restrictions

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Spring is coming, temperatures are rising. Changes are uplifting the spirits of staff and residents at all Sisters of Providence facilities.

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New Leadership for SP Associates

New Leadership for SP Associates

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A special ritual to recognize the change in leadership for the SP Associates was held on September 27, 2020.

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Genesis offering free virtual programs to activate hope, healing

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Responding to the COVID pandemic, Genesis finds new ways to encourage and support community.

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Over 146 years of stories, headlines and photos

Over 146 years of stories, headlines and photos

Our pioneer Sisters came to Holyoke in 1873 as members of another community from Kingston, Ont., Canada. In 1892, we became incorporated as the Sisters of Providence, an independent congregation in the Springfield Diocese.

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It is only when we reflect back on our darkest moments that we can truly appreciate God’s Loving Providence and that gives us the courage.

- Sister Mary Caritas Geary, SP