Sisters of Providence (SP)

Soeurs de la Providence
Hermanas de la Providencia

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URL: http://www.providenceintl.org
URL: http://www.sisofprov.org/

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Founded

1843

History

1843, by Mother Emilie Gamelin and Bishop Ignace Bourget, as Filles de la Charité, Servantes des Pauvres (FCSP). Formerly also known as Filles de la Charité de la Providence de Montréal, Servantes des Pauvres de la Providence de Montréal and Soeurs de la Providence de Montréal. Officially known by present name since 1970.

Aims

Respond to multiple needs of the poor.

Structure

General Administration with Provinces and Sectors. General Chapter (every 5 years). General Conference (at least once a year).

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced Inequality

UIA Org ID

XR0230

Last News

2019

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