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HERE’S THE SCOOP!

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There is no better way to kick off the summer than with an ice cream social!  On June 15, many of us gathered at the West Albany Pocket Park where we loaded up on ice cream with favorite toppings from sprinkles to chocolate syrup.  It was wonderful to see everyone’s smiling faces in our first […]

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VIRTUAL NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and out of respect for members who travel to the Assembly, the LCUSA Board has postponed the Knoxville Assembly until 2022. In the alternative, they are hosting a virtual assembly on August 27-28, 2021. Some highlights include:Fathers Dick and Bob Gielow reflecting on “Humility”, “Simplicity” and “Charity”;Learning about the Vincentian […]

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MARY’S CORNER DISTRIBUTION CENTER HAS MOVED

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Due to the sale of the Daughter’s of Charity campus, it was necessary to move our Mary’s Corner distribution center to another location. We sincerely thank the Daughters for the generous and kind hospitality they showed us these past many years. The Sisters of the Presentation in Watervliet have graciously opened their doors to us […]

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BEST POSSIBLE LENT

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Sr. Joanne Donovan and Ann Rose invite you to tap into one of the following options to make this your best possible Lent. Prepare yourself for the wonders of Easter. DYNAMIC CATHOLICBest Lent Ever with Matthew Kellyhttps//www.dynamiccatholic.com/lent/best-lent-ever.html Feed Your Soul with Prayer This Lent. Nothing will transform your life socompletely, absolutely, and forever like really […]

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The Ladies Working with Catholic Charities

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On November 5, the Ladies of Charity assisted Catholic Charities Mobile Outreach Vehicle Extension (CC MOVE) with a food distribution in Watervliet. CC MOVE teamed up with the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York and offered a drive-thru food pantry which provided a package of fresh, frozen and shelf-stable items for our neighbors in […]

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ADVOCACY IN THE PALM OF YOUR HAND

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Dear CAN member, The Catholic Action Network now puts the tools to make your voice heard right in the palm of your hand. Sign up now to receive our most critical action alerts via text message. Just text the word CAN to 50457 to sign up. You’ll immediately receive a one-time link to complete your registration, which […]

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♥️LADIES OF CHARITY IN ACTION♥️

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Despite the best efforts of the COVID pandemic, the Ladies of Charity have maintained our mission and found ways to meet the needs of those we serve. In addition, we welcomed seven women as new members in a virtual installation ceremony. Please continue reading to see all the good works that have been done. GOD […]

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SATURDAYS WITH THE SISTERS

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Unfortunately, due to the COVID pandemic, our time with the Sisters at St. Louise House has been suspended. We hope to gather again once it is safe. However, this has not stopped us from letting them know they are in our thoughts. This year, we remembered each Sister at Easter and Halloween with a homemade […]

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BRIDGES OUT OF POVERTY UPDATE

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By Kathy Kavanaugh Covid-19 continues to guide our efforts with Getting Ahead in a Just-Getting’-By World classes. We usually offer our classes in the Watervliet Housing community room and the office has not yet opened for public meetings. The office, however, has expressed its continued dedication to starting a community organization with the purpose of […]