Meet Our Sisters 2020

Meet Our Sisters 2020

Virtually visit convents and ministries of Chicagoland Catholic Sisters during National Vocation Awareness Week — November 1 – 7, 2020 Chicago area members of Communicators for Women Religious (CWR) invite you to the second annual Meet Our Sisters Tour, a...
Conference 2021

Conference 2021

CWR will hold its 2021 Annual Conference in Memphis, Tennessee, October 5-8 at the Guesthouse at Graceland. It was announced during the 2020 CWR Conference that the theme for Conference 2021 will be All Shook Up: Moving Forward with Grace and Soul. CWR will welcome...
Conference 2020

Conference 2020

CWR’s 2020 online conference was keynoted by Teresa Maya, CCVI and also saw the inaugural CWR awards presentations and recognition of member milestones. Sr. Teresa spoke on the challenges facing women religious and communicators during a September 30...
Conference 2020: Post-Conference Drop-In

Conference 2020: Post-Conference Drop-In

In the wake of CWR’s 2020 online conference, the CWR Membership Committee will host a post-conference virtual drop-in session October 20. This drop-in will provide a forum for any questions or thoughts conference goers might wish to share.   CWR...
Report from the Board: September 2020

Report from the Board: September 2020

The CWR Board of Directors met via videoconference on Thursday, September 10. In the interest of keeping members informed, we present highlights from that meeting: CWR Executive Director Ginny Hizer led the opening prayer, which included verses from Psalm 90 and...
CWR names Ginny Hizer Executive Director

CWR names Ginny Hizer Executive Director

The Communicators for Women Religious (CWR) has hired Jeannine (Ginny) Hizer as its new Executive Director, the association’s board of directors announced today. Hizer previously served as development director with Franciscan Ministries, Inc., a non-profit human...