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20 May 2022
Sisters Announce Launch of Sustainability Action Plan
The Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa are pleased to announce the launch of an action plan to fulfill their commitment to the Laudato Si' Action Platform. The plan includes an ambitious schedule of events, programs, and advocacy efforts.
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19 Apr 2022
Franciscan Peace Center Welcomes Kryszak
The Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa have announced Jennifer Kryszak as their new Director of Strategic Planning for the Franciscan Peace Center, a ministry of the Clinton Franciscans whose mission is living and promoting active nonviolence and peacemaking.
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11 Mar 2022
Mayor Proclaims Clinton a Peaceful Community
Clinton Mayor Scott Maddasion has proclaimed the city to be a peaceful community, with a theme of “Living Peace 365” in response to a request submitted by the Clinton Peace Coalition along with several other community organizations.
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03 Oct 2021
Sisters Commit To Seven-Year Plan Toward Environmental Sustainability
The Sisters of St. Francis have issued the following Statement of Commitment to a seven-year plan of integral ecology to care for the Earth and its inhabitants and to avert the climate crisis
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05 Aug 2021
Sisters Join Global Campaign To Honor Victims of Atomic Bombing
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15 Jun 2021
Sisters of St. Francis Install New Leaders
At their 2021 Chapter, delegates of the Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa, set congregational directions for the next four years and elected a new leadership team to help move those directions into action.
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17 May 2021
Clinton Franciscans Reaffirm Mission at 2021 Chapter
The Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa, held their Chapter May 10 through 14 to set direction for the next four years. Chapter is described as a time when sisters and others come together to have deep conversations about their life, mission, and future. Catherine Bertrand, SSND, a member...
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02 May 2021
City of Clinton is a “Traffickingfree Zone”
Mayor Scott Maddasion of Clinton, Iowa, recently signed a proclamation to designate the city a TraffickingFree Zone, a program created by the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking (USIAHT) and locally promoted by the Sisters of St. Francis Franciscan Peace Center.
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23 Apr 2021
Clinton Franciscans Launch New and Improved Website
The Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa, recently unveiled a completely redesigned website at www.clintonfranciscans.com. Launched on April 23, the site brings...
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14 Apr 2021
City of Fulton is a 'Traffickingfree Zone'
Mayor Mike Ottens of Fulton, Illinois, recently signed a proclamation to designate the city a TraffickingFree Zone, a program created by the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking (USIAHT) and locally promoted by the Sisters of St. Francis Franciscan Peace Center.
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