Mini-Grant

October 11, 2018
As the site director for National Catholic Sisters Week, I have the special privilege of also being on the Mini-Grant review committee. With the November 1st deadline for the 2019 Mini-Grant application fast approaching, I thought I would offer some insight and tips for a successful application...
August 15, 2018
As we creep closer to September, I know that there are many of you who are eager to know about what resources will be available for your NCSW 2019 planning. Get your calendars out, folks, because this article will outline everything you need to know! NCSW will be held from March 8 – 14, 2019....
April 18, 2018
I always look forward to the changing of seasons. Even this year, in Minnesota, where we just got 15” of snow on April 15th. Spring is a time of renewal, and for those of us at the National Catholic Sisters Week offices, it is a time to reflect back upon NCSW 2018 and to look forward to NCSW 2019...
March 16, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipients Martha Malinski and Shannon Green. Martha and Shannon talk about social, mission, and connecting with students and local community members during Association of Colleges of Sisters of St. Joseph event,...
March 14, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipients Martha Malinski and Mary Lou Jackson. Martha and Mary talk about ministry, social justice, and connecting with students and faculty during Association of Colleges of Sisters of St. Joseph events.
March 09, 2018
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipients Martha Malinski and Sr Joan Cassidy. Martha and Sr Joan talk about social justice, social justice programs, and connecting with students during the Association of Colleges of Sisters of St. Joseph event, A...
March 08, 2018
“Atrévete a cambiar”, eso es una de las lemas del cuerpo de voluntarios Jesuitas. En Stand Up Sisters 2017, hermana Rhonda Miska recuerda como su experiencia en Nicaragua con el cuerpo de voluntarios Jesuitas le cambió. Rhonda es una novicia, o sea, una hermana en formación, con las hermanas...
March 08, 2018
Aunque el Producto Interno Bruto de Perú se ha más que duplicado desde el año 2000, casi la mitad de la población del país sigue en la pobreza extrema. Hermana Nélida Navarros se acercó a los pobres en su tierra nativa de Perú cuando ella estaba creciendo. Ahora ella es una hermana de la Divina...
March 08, 2018
En estos días mientras que los Estados Unidas esta luchando con la palitica de inmigración, las hermanas católicas han sido las botas en el terreno de la ayuda extranjera y domesticas por siglos. Hola, soy Jennifer Szweda Jordan, y yo produje Stand Up Sisters, o Hermanas Heroicas, Cruces...
March 08, 2018
Una vez, en el año 1970, ella fue detenida en una protesta de los derechos de las trabajadores agrícolas, y hoy ella trabaja contra el tráfico de las personas. Betty Sundry, una hermana de la Divina Providencia, ha estado en el primer plano de la justicia social por décadas en el área de Pittsburgh...