The latest issue of Springs of Hope, the Fontbonne Ministries newsletter, is available. Topics in this issue include:
- Supporting the Sisters in their Ministries
- Walking With the Sisters
- A Chance to Touch Someone's Life
- Cooking and Companionship
- A Bit of Everything
- Tending the Community Garden
- Self Discovery in Pottery
- Achievements in Gardening and Pottery
- Appreciating Donors and the Wonder of Women
Sixty-seven people attended the Volunteer Appreciation Brunch on Sunday, May 1st, 2011 at Fontbonne Place and celebrated with the Sisters involved in the ministries, pictured above. The event offered the volunteers of all Fontbonne Ministries programs a chance to socialize, gather for brunch and hear from Fontbonne Ministries' Board Chair, Sister Thérèse Meunier, and the Sister-Directors of each program. Another cause for celebration was the fact that the Sisters of St.
This article is reprinted with permission from The Catholic Register, Oct. 10, 2010.
For the past decade, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto have been responding to the social needs of their community through Fontbonne Ministries.
And on Oct. 1, the Sisters celebrated Fontbonne Ministries' 10th anniversary with an open house at Fontbonne Place, a residence that provides affordable, rent-geared-to-income housing for older, single women.