Latest News

05 Aug 2021
Sisters Join Global Campaign To Honor Victims of Atomic Bombing
Read More
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.
Read More
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...
Read More
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.
Read More
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...
Read More
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.
Read More
29 Mar 2021
Clinton Franciscans to Host Nonviolence Advocate, Eli McCarthy
Americans are shocked and dismayed by the rise in violent conflicts that have erupted over political differences across the country. With a mission of active nonviolence and peacemaking, the Sisters of St. Francis are working to bridge those divides and promote peace by hosting a conversation...
Read More
23 Mar 2021
2nd Annual International Women's Day Celebration Set for March 8th
YWCA Clinton and the Sisters of St. Francis are proud to present their second annual International Women's Day Celebration on Monday, March 8th from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. The event will be held virtually via Zoom and feature speaker Leslie K. Bruton.
Read More
23 Mar 2021
Hunger Challenge - Week of Events for March 8-14
The Sisters of St. Francis Franciscan Peace Center issues a week of events for the Hunger Challenge March 8-14.
Read More
22 Feb 2021
Catholic Sisters to Launch Yearlong Social Justice Conversation Series
Catholic Sisters from 24 congregations in four states this March will launch a yearlong, live-streamed conversation series on the leading social justice issues of our time. Each episode is free and open to the public.
Read More