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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR MISSION, VISION and VALUES The Little Sisters of the Poor are an international congregation of Roman Catholic women religious founded in 1839 by Saint Jeanne Jugan. Together with a diverse network of collaborators, we serve the elderly poor in over 30 countries around the world. Continuing the work of Saint Jeanne Jugan, our MISSION is to offer the neediest elderly of every race and religion a home where they will be welcomed as Christ, cared for as family and accompanied with dignity until God calls them to himself. Our VISION is to contribute to the Culture of Life by nurturing communities where each person is valued, the solidarity of the human family and the wisdom of age are celebrated, and the compa...

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Prepare for the Feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne
14 Jul

Prepare for the Feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne

We invite you to prepare for the feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne, grandparents of Jesus, with thi...
Let’s Encourage Elders to Take an Active Role in the Church
7 Jul

Let’s Encourage Elders to Take an Active Role in the Church

By Sister Constance Veit, l.s.p. I recently participated in the Convocation of Catholic Leade...
Being Close to the Poor Is Its Own Reward: Convocation Witness
7 Jul

Being Close to the Poor Is Its Own Reward: Convocation Witness

Sister Constance speaks at the Convocation of Catholic Leaders, July 3, 2017.
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