Tuesday, May 3, 2016
   
Text Size

Fontbonne Ministries

Fontbonne Ministries: Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

On April 24, over 80 people attended Fontbonne Ministries' annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon. Volunteers, staff and Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto assembled at the Famous People Players dining hall and theatre to enjoy socializing, an afternoon meal and a variety of musical performances from puppets and their puppeteers.

Info Session with Detective Constable Kristin Thomas

Event Date: 
April 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
Please join us at Mustard Seed for an information session with Detective Constable Kristin Thomas. Detective Constable Thomas will speak about issues relating to lottery scams, the “Grandparent” scam, banking and CRA scams and mail theft.
 
Coffee, tea and dessert will be served.

Training for Friendly Visitors

Event Date: 
March 5, 2016 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
In Good Company provides a coordinated visiting program for individuals seeking emotional, spiritual and social support in the Greater Toronto Area.

Mustard Seed: A Supportive Environment

From the Fall 2015 issue of Springs of Hope:
For Sister Marie Kilcullen, knitting is a soothing challenge. “It takes patience and tenacity,” she says, “while being relaxing and forgiving.” On Mondays at 1 p.m., she and Kristin Strong, Program Coordinator, welcome volunteers and participants into the Nifty Knitters group at Mustard Seed to enjoy conversation, tea, cookies and their individual projects.
 
One participant, Lorraine, had never knitted before attending.

Visiting the Birthplace of the Sisters of St. Joseph

From the Fall 2015 issue of Springs of Hope:
As part of an ongoing pilot formation project, the Leadership Team sent some of their lay staff this past October (2015) to a Mission Effectiveness Workshop in Le Puy-en-Velay, France, where the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph was founded in 1650. 
 
Including me, there were 18 lay staff present from Canada, the United States and Brazil with two facilitators and one Portuguese interpreter.
© 2016 Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto  |  E-mail: info@csj-to.ca  |  Phone: 416-467-8070  |  Website by Poverello Media