The students of Notre Dame High School in Guam gather for a large group photos with sisters and staff.
Commemoration of Blessed Theresa’s feast day in Guam

As the school year for Notre Dame High School (ND) in Talofofo, Guam, comes to its end in May, one of the last holidays that is celebrated is commonly known to the school community as ND Day. This day is much more than a holiday for our school community. It is a day for us to celebrate Blessed Theresa of Jesus Gerhardinger, our Foundress, who laid the foundation and charism when School Sisters of Notre Dame came to the shores of Guam on August 10, 1949.
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ister Suzanne Moynihan is passionate about the Care of Creation and thus joined the recently formed Laudato Si’ Care of Creation Committee. She is featured reading in this photo.
Implementing Laudato Si’

Sister Suzanne Moynihan is passionate about Care of Creation and thus joined the recently formed Laudato Si’ Care of Creation Committee. Her goal is to ensure the Central Pacific Province fulfills the seven-year commitment goals set by the Laudato Si’ Action Platform. When asked to share her passion, she wrote, “Emboldened by Divine Grace, together, we can lessen the harmful effects of global warming. We can create conversations about how climate change has affected us locally and thus inspire each other to act. We can, can’t we?”
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Sister Kathy Schmittgens, SSND, shares about her decision to become co-director for the SSND associates. Sister Kathy and Anne Carey, co-director of associates, are featured in this photo.
Associate co-director reflects on connections

Sister Kathy Schmittgens became the co-director of the School Sisters of Notre Dame Central Pacific Province associates. She is all too happy to take on this role with co-director and long-time friend, Anne Carey. Sister Kathy shared, “I believe we have a responsibility to share our spiritual patrimony, so Blessed Theresa’s vision continues to strive for unity in our broken and beautiful world. So, I joined Anne as co-director of associates in October 2021.”
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The Blessed Theresa appeal is in celebration of Blessed Theresa's feast day on May 9. This image is of Blessed Theresa and two small students, featuring a blue background and white flowers.
Blessed Theresa Appeal

We honor Blessed Theresa Gerhardinger, foundress of the School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND) on her Feast Day May 9. Join us in honoring her by supporting the mission and legacy of SSND.

Give St. Louis, a day of giving, will be on May 5, 2022. This image has the Give STL logo, the date and the words Join us!
Will you respond in love?

The School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND) are committed to responding in love to those in need. On Thursday, May 5, SSND will participate in Give STL Day, a day of giving. Join us by donating.

This image is the logo for the 2022 Jubilarians. The theme is "We respond in Love" The colors are teal, purple and a photo of flowers that are purple.
Save the Date

Join us on Sunday, May 22, for the 2022 Virtual Jubilee Celebration. The prelude begins at 3:45 p.m. CDT with the prayer service starting at 4 p.m.

Called to Action: a School Sisters of Notre Dame Central Pacific Province Podcast. This image contains the logo of the podcast.
Season 2 ends May 11

As we all come together to pray for Ukraine, join us in the conversations of Season 2, Called to Action, exploring the importance of Gospel Nonviolence and Just Peace.

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