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Sister Elizabeth Oleksak honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Sister Elizabeth Oleksak honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

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The Greater Westfield Chamber of Commerce presented Sister Elizabeth with the award at it’s annual meeting.

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Grand Opening for Sisters of Providence new Hillside Residence

Grand Opening for Sisters of Providence new Hillside Residence

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The opening of Hillside Residence, the Sisters of Providence’s newest ministry, was nearly a decade in the making.

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State and civic leaders laud innovative new affordable elder housing program

State and civic leaders laud innovative new affordable elder housing program

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Hillside Residence is expected to demonstrate the benefits of collaborating to offer comprehensive helathcare and affordable housing to serve frail, low-income elders.

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Sister Julie Crane experiences the joy of welcoming immigrants to the U.S.

Sister Julie Crane experiences the joy of welcoming immigrants to the U.S.

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Sister Julie Crane traveled to the U.S.-Mexian border to volunteer at La Posada Providencia.

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In the land of the founders: Finding the present in the past

In the land of the founders: Finding the present in the past

Posted in: What’s New, From the Archives

Sisters of Providence Archivist Phyllis Ladd traced the footsteps of the Congregation’s founders.

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Sisters of Providence announce leadership change for SPMC

Sisters of Providence announce leadership change for SPMC

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On July 3 the Sisters of Providence announced the promotion of John Wesolowski to the position of President/Chief Executive Officer of the Sisters of Providence Ministry Corporation (SPMC).

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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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No one can tell us how much prayer is needed for a balanced life, nor what kind. The spiritual life above all is a personal venture, the response of a personal call from God.

- Mother Mary Loretto Donovan